7/22/14 —- PAUL W. SWANSON

 Paul W. Swanson, age 50 of Manchester, Tennessee, passed away on July 17, 2014 at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

Paul was a Instrument Technician Engineer at Arnold Engineering Development Center (AEDC), a United States Navy Veteran and a member of Temple Baptist Church in Manchester.

He will be fondly remembered as a handsome, happy, intelligent and loving Christian, an exceptional father, extraordinary individual and the “biggest” Alabama Crimson Tide football fan. He was also a gifted, college level athlete in baseball and basketball.

He was preced in death by his parents, the late Walter C. Swanson and Wanda June Lawson Swanson and brother, Carl John Swanson.

He is survived by his sons, Justice Storm Swanson and Dallas Rain Swanson bothof Manchester, TN and their mother, Juana Lai Swanson of Manchester, TN; sister, Rebecca Marlow of Hillsboro, TN; brother, Eric Swanson and his wife Kathy of Manchester, TN; many nieces, nephews, friends and loved ones.

Visitation will be on Monday, July 21, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Central Funeral Home in Manchester.

A Graveside Service will be conducted on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Rose Hill Memorial Gardens with Pastor James Kinslow officiating.

CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME in Charge of Arrangements.