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Nellie G. Swader

 

   

Visitation with the Family:
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 22, 2016
Hickory Grove M.B. Church, 5209 W Jefferson Pike, Smyrna, TN 37167

Celebration of Life:
12:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 22, 2016
Hickory Grove M.B. Church, 5209 W Jefferson Pike, Smyrna, TN 37167

The Service of Committal & Interment:
Following the Service on Saturday, October 22, 2016
Hickory Grove Cemetery

Obituary:
Nellie B. Swader was born on October 31, 1928 to the late Mr. Robert and Anna Gregory in Rutherford County, Tennessee. She departed this life on October 17, 2016 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, Tennessee.

She was educated in the Rutherford County School System.

Nellie accepted Christ at an early age and united with Hickory Grove Missionary Baptist Church. She served as an Usher. Nellie B. as she was affectionately known owned a sweet spirit. If you knew her you would love her.

Nellie B. was preceded in death by her siblings: Nowell Gregory, Minus Gregory, Nora Swader, Lou Emma Martin, Cleo Swader, Mae Bell Mintlow, Mary Ella Malone and Hattie L. Malone.

She leaves to cherish her memory, husband, Deacon Sam Swader of Walter Hill, Tennessee; devoted niece; Esther J. Alsup; stepchildren, Carl Swader, Sharon Swader, Tina Swader, Mary Smith, Susan Swader, Arlene Davidson and Cornealia Swader; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Because I could not stop for Death--
He kindly stopped for me--
The Carriage held but just Ourselves--
And Immortality.

-Emily Dickinson

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

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