MARYVILLE, Mo. - Randy Lee Swinford, 57, of Maryville, died on Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at St Francis Hospital in Maryville.

Randy was born March 7, 1956 at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. He was the son of the late Jack and Eldora Mae (Weakley) Swinford, Sr.

Randy was married to Amanda Meyer, October 29, 2008, in Maryville.

Randy was a graduate of Maryville High School, and also had an associate’s degree in Computers and Office Management.

Before retirement, Randy was the Transportation Director for Maryville R-II Schools, continuing to drive for the district after retirement.

A veteran, Randy served in the United States Air Force from 1978 to 1986.

He was a member of Laura Street Baptist Church, Maryville and a member of the Nodaway Lodge #470 AF & AM.

He was preceded in death by brother, Kenton Paul Swinford and his parents.

Surviving are his wife, Amanda, of the home, Maryville; son, Christopher Swinford, Des Moines, Iowa; daughter, Abby Swinford, Mount Angel, Ore.; brothers, Mark (Twila) Swinford and Jack Lee (Kimberly) Swinford, both of Maryville, and Robert (Terri) Swinford, Greenwood, Mo.; sister, Karen (Ron) Leader, Maryville; four grandchildren, Sadie, Aliyah, Kordell and Jaydon; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2013, at Price Funeral Home, Maryville. Interment will be in Nodaway Memorial Gardens, Maryville, Mo.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Price Funeral Home, followed by a Masonic Service at 7 p.m.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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