James Steven Swetmon


Mr. James Steven Swetmon, 61, of Bowersville, GA, passed away on Friday, July 20, 2018, at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia, GA.

Mr. Swetmon was born in Duluth, GA, on February 10, 1957, son of JoAnn Young Swetmon Rumsey of Bowersville, GA, and the late James Howard Swetmon. He was a carpenter.

In addition to his mother, survivors include his wife, Dorothy Jean Piper Swetmon; son, Anthony Jerrells of Cartersville, GA; brothers, Dwight Howard Swetmon of Royston, GA and Michael Rumsey of Bowersville, GA; sisters, Tina Annette Sosebee of Martin, GA and Linda Hicks of Hartwell, GA; and three grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mr. Swetmon will be held in the Bowersville Baptist Church at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, July 23, 2018, with Rev. Justin Cason officiating. Interment will follow in the Bowersville City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Pruitt Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday evening. The family is at the home of Mrs. JoAnn Rumsey at 694 W. Main Street, Bowersville, GA.

Online condolences may be made by visiting www.pruittfhroyston.com.

Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston, GA is in charge of arrangements.