Hairrette Labelle Broome Swearengin
July 31, 1942 - August 17, 2023

Hairrette Labelle Broome Swearengin, age 81 of Chickamauga, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, August 17, 2023 surrounded by her family. She was born in Chickamauga to the late, Jesse Broome and Otha Belle Hollingsworth Broome, was a lifelong resident of Chickamauga and was a member of Chattanooga Valley Baptist Church. Hairrette retired from the Walker Co. Health Department in 2004, worked as a nurse in the Chattanooga Area for more than 30 years and was loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be greatly missed. Hairrette was also preceded in death by her brothers, Wallace Broome and Eugene Broome. She is survived by her loving husband, of 30 years, James Swearengin Jr.; children, Joanna (Roger Bowers) Phillips, Chuck (Carolyn) Phillips, Lisa (Robert) Tennant, and Kristy Lee; sister, Linda Henson; grandchildren, Joshua (Gwen) Borin, Juliean (Matthew) England, Cody Jordan, Casey Jordan, Mindy (Jeff) Edge, Ashley (Brian) Kelley, and Austin Lee; 12 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, August 19, 2023 in the High Point Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 am to 1:45 pm at the funeral home the day of the service. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Home-J. Avery Bryan Chapel, Chickamauga.

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215 Lee Ave
Chickamauga, GA 30707