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Goree is a quaint, quiet town with easy access to the lake, guided hunting/fishing, hunting lodges, RVing, camping and extremely affordable real estate for your very own hunting headquarters. Finally, Goree has the last stop for bait, beverages and snacks before heading to the lake, Millers Creek Reservoir.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008


*Millard's 79th birthday picture in September with children Lonnie, Billy and Judy

Millard Neal McSwain

McSWAIN, MILLARD NEAL, Passed away on January 21, 2008 at the age of 79. He was born to Eldon & Olive McSwain on September 15, 1928 in Rule, TX. He grew up in Goree, TX & graduated from Goree High School in 1946. For many years he was the owner of McSwain Garage, which was an Auto-Truck-Tractor repair shop. In 1967 the family moved from Goree to Garland, TX & has remained in this area. Millard retired from Collins/Rockwell in 1986. After that his part-time transmission business became full-time & he retired again in 2000. He moved to East Tawakoni in 1999, where he lived until his death. Millard was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Marion McSwain; & step-sister, Ruby Lou Lane. Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Wilson; 2 sons, Lonnie McSwain & wife, Marsha, Billy McSwain & wife, Paula; one daughter, Judy McSwain Miller & husband, James; 5 grandchildren, Greg, Ashley, Brian, Amanda, & Jessica; 2 great grandsons & 2 great granddaughters; 1 sister, Eva McSwain Pechacek & many other relatives & friends that he dearly loved. Millard was a good man that was loved by all and will be missed. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 23, 2008, Eastgate Funeral Home, 6-8 p.m. with services on Thursday, January 24, 2008, 2:00 p.m., Eastgate Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow, Friday, 1 p.m., Goree, TX. "Eastgate ""Family Owned and Operated"" LBJ @ Northwest Highway 972-270-6116"

1 comment:

Amanda said...

I just wanted to say thank you so much to everyone who greated our family and served us lunch. We really appreciate it. My grandfather was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed. Thank you so much.
Amanda Clay
Millard mcSwain's Grand Daughter