Gail Hooper “Cricket” Swann

Dec. 19, 2013 @ 11:58 PM

Gail Hooper “Cricket” Swann, age 59 of Cosby, passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at her home.

She was a member of Cosby Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cleona and Beulah Hooper; nephew, Roger Hooper.

She is survived by her Husband, Kyle Swann of Cosby; sons, Stephen (Susie) Swann of Cosby and Shane (Katherine) Swann of Cosby; grandchildren, Corey, Andrew, and Caden Swann; brothers, Dale (Linda) Hooper, Bobby (Dorothy) Hooper, Noah “June Bug” (Mary) McMahan; Sister Janette (Mike) Braley of Newport; nephews, Scott, Shannon, and Keith Hooper, Josh Spurgeon, and Todd McMahan; Nieces, Amy Ellis, Angie Spurgeon, Traci Stephens, and Teresa Taylor; sister-in-laws Jane (Darrell) Ellis and Verona Swann, and a host of other family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm until 7:00pm on Saturday, December 21, 2013 with the funeral service following at 7:00 pm in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kris Brady and Rev. Cleo Williamson officiating. Burial will take place on Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 2:00 pm in the Ogle Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations made to Ruth’s Harvest Food Ministries at Denton Baptist Church in care of Diane Bryant 2629 Denton Rd Cosby, TN 37722.

Family and friends may sign the guest register on line at:

Manes Funeral Home in charge.