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Thomas Frank Swoap, Sr.
  • Calvary Baptist Church
    P.O. Box 294
    Bowling Green, VA 22427
  • Bowling Green Volunteer Rescue Squad
    P.O. Box 621
    Bowling Green, VA 22427

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“Condolences for your loss. I will miss chatting with Tom at the Food Lion. My father, Haynard Books, was a friend of Tom's. I hope they will meet...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Dorothy Lee Brooks - Woodford, VA

“Dear Emily, Billy and I are so very sorry to hear of Tom's passing and that we couldn't be there to celebrate his special life! Sending much love and...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Linda Beale - Woodford, VA

“Tom was my first friend when I came to Virginia some forty years ago and has been a great friend since.. He will never be forgotten. Rest in peace...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: jane donahy - fredericksburg, VA

“With love and condolences. A long life, well-lived. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Paul and Ellyn Foltz - Atlanta, GA

“To The Swoap Family:So sorry to have lost another good friend and neighbor. Tom will have many rewards in Heaven as he worked every day for the Lord...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Jud Smith - Bowling Green, VA

“I met Mr. Swoap years ago at a Patrick Henry High School football game. His son, Tom, was on the coaching staff of the football team. He was an...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Virginia Beazley - Milford, VA

Thomas F. Swoap, Sr. 95 of Bowling Green passed away Sunday, September 10, 2017 in Mary Washington Hospital.

Survivors include his wife, Emily H. Swoap; his two sons, Thomas F. Swoap, Jr. and his wife, Becky and Henry C. Swoap and his wife Valerie; his sister, Harriet Whikey; his six grandchildren, Victoria Soyars (Alan), Jason Swoap (Lindsay), Lindsey Layne (Jonathan), Joseph Swoap, James Swoap and Tamasin Reynolds (Easton); his two great grandchildren, Alex Layne and Harper Swoap and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, September 13th at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Storke Funeral Home, Bowling Green, with burial to follow in Lakewood Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home, one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Calvary Baptist Church or the Bowling Green Rescue Squad. Online condolences may be left for the family at