Robert William Swafford, age 57, of LaFayette passed away May 2, 2021.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ella Mae Swafford and Allen Swafford.

Robert is survived by his wife of 25 years, Karen Swafford; children Erica (Storm) Banks, Burt Reynolds, Renee (B.J.) Montgomery, and a special son, Jay (Misty) Colbert; brother, Russell (Pam) Swafford; sisters, Leisa (Charles) Brown and Kay (Keith) McKin; grandchildren, Camden Smith, Raileigh Magnusson, Everett Reynolds, Luke Busby, Matthew Busby, Jackson Montgomery, and Serenity Colbert; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, May 6, 2021 in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with his brother Russell Swafford officiating.

Interment at LaFayette Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers are Jason Pickard, Shawn Pickard, “Chris” McKin, Burt Reynolds, Jay Colbert, and Jeff Cameron.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home.