Mrs. Agnes Marie Swanson

Mrs. Agnes Marie Swanson, 91, of Atlanta, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013.

Mrs. Agnus Swanson was born on April 22, 1921, in Dalton, Ga., to the late Clara Bell McGinnis and the late Luther Mayes Henton. She was also preceded in death by her loving husband, J.E. Swanson, Jr.; and brothers, Bill Henton, Gene Henton and Hugh Henton.

Survivors include her daughters, Connie (Herman) Ethridge, of McDonough, Phyllis Jordan, of Thomaston, Ga., Marcia (Harry) Jordan, of Alpharetta; sons, David Swanson, of Atlanta, Roland (Peggy) Swanson, of Barnesville; sister, Gertrude Whaley, of Dalton; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mrs. Agnes Swanson will be held Thursday, Jan. 17, at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Whitfield Memorial Gardens in Dalton. Rev. Garth Foster and Rev. Lisa Landrum will officiate. Friends may visit the family Wednesday, Jan. 16, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Heritage Funeral Home 1512 Williamson Road, Griffin, Ga. 30224, is in charge of arrangements. www.heritagefhgriffin.com.