Smith, Thomas William

Thursday, August 8, 2013
Thomas Smith
Thomas Smith

Thomas William Smith, 32, of Hixson, died on August 7, 2013.  

He was born Dec. 21, 1980.  

Thomas was predeceased by his grandparents, Jack and Willie Reed of McMinnville, TN, and his stepfather, Michael L Swafford, of Chattanooga.

Survivors include his mother, Ronda R Hearon-Swafford, of Chattanooga, his dad, Norman L. Hearon of Ooltewah, brothers, Alan L Hearon (Haley Bug) , Adam L Swafford, and several aunts, uncles and cousins. 

Thomas had a life full of twist and turns, but his love for his family, friends, and God never changed. Thomas will be sadly missed, but to know he is in God's care now, we will find comfort. 

There will be a private memorial service for family and friends.

Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family owned and operated.


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