Swafford, Latricia Denetta

Monday, June 24, 2019
Latricia Swafford
Latricia Swafford

Latricia Denetta Swafford, 54, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, in a local hospital. 

She was a 1983 graduate of Brainerd High School.

Survivors include family and friends. 

Visitation will be on Wednesday, June 26, at 11 a.m. at Mt. Canaan Baptist Church with the funeral to follow at noon with Pastor Ternae Jordan, Sr. as the eulogist. 

Burial will be in Highland Memorial Gardens. 

Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.


Craig, Cliffton D.

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Jones, Robert, Jr.


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