In Memory

Earnest Wayne Swindle (St Flying Tigers) - Class Of 1949

Earnest Wayne Swindle

December 5, 1929 - April 30, 2016


Earnest Wayne Swindle

Weatherford, TX

Earnest Wayne Swindle passed away Saturday April 30, 2016 at Keeneland Nursing Home in Weatherford Texas.

A memorial service will be held at 4:00 PM, in Grace Point Church at 221 Oak Street in Abilene Thursday, May 5, 2016. Interment will be in Tuscola; the details are unknown at this time.

Wayne was born in Tuscola, TX on December 5, 1929. Wayne was a talented mechanic for many years. He turned to being a hardworking ranch manager as a second career. Wayne enjoyed card games, 42 and dominoes. Wayne loved spending time with his family.

Wayne is survived by 3 children David, Steven and Melissa, seven grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers, Bill, and Lee Swindle, and a sister, Sleeta Edwards.

In addition to his parents David Cason Swindle and Artie Adkins, Wayne was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy; siblings Dorman, Clifford, Nora, Herman "Hooter", Lloyd, and La Dale.

Published in Abilene Reporter-News from May 4 to May 5, 2016