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Friday, February 12, 2021

Obituary - James "Jim" Swift

Mass of Christian Burial for James "Jim" Swift will be 11 a.m. Thursday, February 18, 2021 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Butler. Visitation will be prior to services at 10 a.m. followed by Rosary at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church. 

Burial in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Adrian. Contributions to St. Patrick Catholic Church. Services under the direction of the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler. Online condolences, www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

James “Jim” Thomas Swift, age 68 of Adrian, Missouri died Monday, February 8, 2021 at his home in Adrian. He was born December 27, 1952 to John Bernard and Caroline Louise Emhoff Swift in Monett, Missouri.

Jim is survived by five brothers, Mike Swift and wife Sharon of McKinney, Texas, Bill Swift and wife Cathy of Stilwell, Oklahoma, Frank Swift and wife Linda of Garden City, Missouri, Tim Swift and Troy Simmons of Dallas, Texas and Rob Swift of Montrose, Missouri; two sisters, Donna Evans and husband Ron of Kansas City, Missouri and Rita McKenzie and husband Bob of Adrian, Missouri; a brother-in-law, John Marshall of Peculiar, Missouri; and nephews, nieces, cousins, friends and neighbors. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Mary Fergason and Patti Marshall.

Due to Covid, the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel respectfully asks that everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing.