Charlene Swindle, age 87 of LaFollette passed away on Friday, August 27, 2021. She was a loving mother, faithful friend with a heart of gold she loved to socialize with her friends and play slot machines. She had a smile that could light up a room. She retired from Imperial Reading. Preceded in death by husband Paul David Swindle, grandparents: Charlie and Nola Stittums, parents: Howard and Etaline Stittums, brothers: Darrell Stittums and David Stittums, sisters: Bobbie Sue Jones and Jody White.


Daughter: Kim Swindle of Knoxville- “ She was the wind beneath my wings and my best friend”
Best friend of 50 plus years: Claudette Hill
Brother: J.L Stittums
Sister: Delores Dickens
Special Sister-in-Law: Sherrie Stittums
Sisters-in-Law: Carol Heatherly, Mary Alice Stittums
Special Nephew: Jeff and Alberta Stittums
The family would like to thank Special Caregivers: Kathy Hembree, Savannah Marlow, Misty Jones and Jessica Marlow

Family will receive friends 12- 2 PM Monday at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with a service to celebrate her life at 2 PM in Cross-Smith Chapel with Rev. Rita (Yo) Humphrey officiating Interment to follow at Campbell Memorial Garden. The family requests that masks be worn

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home