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Eric V. Swopes Sr age 59
Went home to be with the Lord on September 23rd 2019. Eric was born September 7th, 1960 in Gary Indiana to the late Charles and Dorothy Swopes.
He was a printer for press works in Alliance Ohio. He was a dedicated family man that loved God. He was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Alliance Ohio. Eric was known for being OCD towards cleaning. He was definitely known for being a comedian. He enjoyed old school music and dancing. He was an excellent cook.
He leaves behind his loving wife Daniella Swopes, who he married twice on November 17th 2005 and again on April 14th 2019.
Sisters: Mary (Arthur) Spurlock, Cynthia Swopes and Lamoni Campbell.
Brothers: Charles Swopes Jr and Carlton (Jacqueline) Swopes.
longtime friend and mother to his daughters Yvonne Ballard.
Daughters: Erika Swopes (Charles Porter), Tiffany Ballard, Kiara Swopes (daughter to Eric and Daniella Swopes, and Lakema Adams (honorary daughter).
Sons: Eric swope's jr., Armando Mays (honorary son).
Grandchildren: Dwonae' Dodd, Antwanae' Jones, I'Kamie Jones, JoVon Love, and Jordyn Evans.
A host of nieces, nephews, relatives and Friends.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his grandmother Mercedes Witt, Sister Mercedes Drane, brother Kevin Swopes, First wife Angela Worley Swopes, nephew Keith Killings and Aunt Bessie Blackmon.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday October 5th 2019 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Tabernacle Baptist Church located at 715 South Arch avenue Alliance Ohio Pastor Aaron Hill Sr. will conduct the service.