Rev. Darell Eldridge officiated at the services. Burial followed in the Princeton Memorial Garden.
Mr. Swatzell died on Thursday, February 1, 2007, at 8:38 a.m., at Western Baptist Hospital following a long illness.
Mr. Swatzell was born on March 8, 1929, in Trigg County. He was the son of the late Hoy, Sr., and Minnie Bell Merrick Swatzell.
Mr. Swatzell was a Pipe Fitter for Grinnell Industry, and was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Princeton.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Kay Swatzell; and a sister, Margaret Babb.
Survivors include his wife of 60-1/2 years, Elizabeth Wilson Swatzell of Princeton; a son, Tony Brent Swatzell of Adairville; a daughter, Christy Campfield of Princeton; two grandchildren, Andrew Campfield of Princeton and Amie Lou Johnson of Duncan, Okla.; and a sister, Florence Sisk of Princeton.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Second Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 662, Princeton, KY 42445, or to a Charity of Your Choice.