Willie Ray Johnson Swift, 55, of Nashville died Dec. 10, 29016.
He was born Nov. 13, 1961 in Ozan, Ark., to Elnoria Johnson and Leroy Swift.
Survivors include: his wife, Phetita “Tina” Swift of Nashville; four sons, Marcel (Mekisha) Johnson of Hope, Willie Ray Gilliam, Jr. of Texarkana, Anfernee (Oceana) Johnson of Mineral Springs, Zy’Kurreyun Swift of Nashville; three daughters, Vanessa Wesson of Ashdown, Jessica Johnson of Texarkana, Texas, Cherry Johnson of Nashville; three sisters, Stacie Dean of Ozan, Barbara Walker of Hot Springs, Tracy Morgan of Conway; two brothers, William Walker, Jr., and Leroy Swift, Jr., both of Ozan; also grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 at Roadside Church of God in Christ in Ozan. Burial will follow at St. Peter Cemetery in Ozan. Arrangements by Hicks Funeral Home, Inc.