Willard "Ben" Benton Swaner

Willard “Ben” Benton Swaner- age 75, passed away January 13, 2023, in Nashville, TN. He was preceded in death by parents, William Bate Swaner, Mattie Marie Waffird Swaner; brothers Bruce Swaner and Westley Swaner. Survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Jill H. Swaner; children, Stephanie Ann Lampley (Ronnie), Jeanie Jordan (Marty), Tracy Patterson (Jerry), Daniel Tutt (Kim); son, Robbie Anderson (Candi); sister, Mickie Walker (Ronnie); multiple grandchildren and great-grandchildren and numerous other nieces, nephews, and other family members. Ben was a loving son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather. Mr. Swaner served in the United States Navy and was a very accomplished auto mechanic. He loved to hunt and fish. A service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements under the care of Compassion Funeral & Cremation Service, 6949 Charlotte Pike, Suite 104, Nashville, TN 37209. 615-857-9955. We proudly remain locally owned and operated.

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  1. Stephanie, our sincere condolences and prayers of peace to you and your extended family on the loss of your dad.🙏💜

  2. From me itty bitty to adult. No, we weren’t close but I know he loved me and I love him. Always have, always will. ‘Til we meet again, daddy. I’ll add more pictures as I get/find more.

  3. So very sorry to hear of Mr. and Mrs. Swaner’s passing. I enjoyed talking to them from time to time. I’m praying for God’s Peace for you all.

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