The Valdosta Daily Times
Myrtie Swilley, 98, of Valdosta, GA passed away Friday, February 15, 2013 in South Georgia Medical Center after a short illness. She was born in Jasper, Florida on October 22, 1914 to the late Gilford and Lizzie (Buckles) Padgett. She was a seamstress at Frieda’s Sewing Shop and attended Benevolence Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Swilley, and by a son, Stanley Shaw.
She is survived by: Sons & Daughters-in-Laws, James & Judy Shaw of Valdosta, GA; Lamar & Lucy Swilley of Barney, GA; Daughter, Faye Rogers of Danville, KY; Granddaughters, Brenda & Donnie Vaughn of Nashville, GA; Stephanie Swilley of Barney, GA; Theresa & Tony Williams of Barney, GA; Great Grandsons, Justin & Brittany Davis of Hahira, GA; Skylar Williamson of Valdosta, GA; Great Granddaughters, Damia, Traetyn, Karalana, Bowen Swilley, Mekenzie, Mekayla, Miranda, Toccoa, & Tanner Williams; Special Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral services will be held 3:00 P.M. Sunday, February 17, 2013 in the Valdosta Chapel of Music Funeral Services with burial to follow in the Lake Park City Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home. Sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com. — Music Funeral Services, Valdosta.