Mr. Swann was born Aug. 11, 1924, in Garrison.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine Swann; and sister, Faye Brown.
Survivors include his children, Russell (Cathy) Swann Sr. and William Swann; a brother, Glenn Swann; grandchildren: Russell Swann Jr., Kevin Swann, Jesse Cole, Audra Cole, William Swann Jr. and Merrilyn Swann; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews, especially Glenda Tyra, Robin Tyra and Jan Adams.
Visitation was held Wednesday, July 3, at 9 a.m. with funeral services following at 10 a.m. at Brookside Family Chapel. Interment followed in Brookside Memorial Park.
Arrangements were under the direction of Brookside Funeral Home & Memorial Park, Houston.