Mary Schwalls Gilmer, 91
by Halei Lamb | September 29, 2017 4:16 pm
Graveside services for Mary Schwalls Gilmer, 91, resident of Swainsboro, will be held Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Swainsboro City Cemetery with Reverend Franklin Sasser officiating. She died Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, at Emanuel County Nursing Home.
Mrs. Mary Schwalls Gilmer, daughter of the late Lester Schwalls and Evelyn Cross Schwalls, was a native and lifelong resident of Emanuel County. She was a graduate of Swainsboro High School and was retired from Spivey Bank. Gilmer was a member of Fisrt United Methodist Church of Swainsboro. She was preceded in death by her parent; her husband, Dick Gilmer; son, Ricky Gilmer; and brothers Charlie Schwalls, Marvin Schwalls, and Rufus Schwalls.
Survivors include grandsons Jim (Allison) Willis and Richard (Jodi Brannen) Gilmer; two great-granddaughters, Alli Mac Willis and Hattie Elizabeth Willis; daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Gilmer; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends; and special friends and neighbors, Roy Lin, Nancy, and Lindsay Stroud.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pruitt Health Hospice, 667 S. Main Street, Swainsboro, Georgia 30401; First United Methodist Church of Swainsboro; or to a favorite charity in memory of Mary Schwalls Gilmer.
Tomlinson Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of arrangements.