Eula Leslie Swallows, age 93, passed away on May 22, 2015, in Rochester Hills, MI.
Eula was born May 20, 1922 in Fentress County, TN. She lived most of her early life in Jamestown, TN and worked at the Jamestown Shirt Factory for many years. She loved cooking, quilting and gardening. After her home in Jamestown was destroyed by a tornado in 1974, she moved to Crossville, TN where she lived until 2001. Eula was an active member of Memorial Baptist Church in Crossville. In 2001, Eula moved to Rochester Hills, MI to be near family.
Eula is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Stanley and Mary Jane Leslie; sister, Bonnie Bowman of Jamestown, TN and brother, Arlando (Jeff) Threet and wife, Jean of Jamestown, TN.
Eula was preceded in death by first husband, Thomas B. Leslie; second husband, Carson Swallows; parents, Landon and Alva Threet; brothers, Curtis Threet and Burtis Threet, and sister Rose Wood.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Friday, May 29, 2015 at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home; funeral services to follow at 1:00 p.m. with Bro. Bill Roberts officiating. Burial will follow at Crossville City Cemetery.