David Brent Swope, 70 of Zanesville passed away at 9:46 PM Wednesday, April 26 at the Genesis Hospice Morrison House.
He was born June 9, 1952 in Zanesville, Ohio the son of Carroll David Swope and Evelyn Jeanne Reynolds Swope.
David was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, He retired from Rankin and Rankin after 48 years as an insurance agent. David was an avid golfer, a loving pawpaw and a music enthusiast.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Christine (Caw) Swope whom he married April 10, 1976; and daughters Jill (Chad) Leake of Alabama; Blair Swope of Zanesville; grandchild Hannah Leake; twin brother Dana (Cindi) Swope, sisters Abbey (Chuck) Morrison; Summer (Patrick) McGovern; and nieces and nephews Dana Christine Swope, Cole (Katie) Morrison; Bailey Morrison, Camden McGovern, Braelyn McGovern, Keigen McGovern and Mayzie McGovern; great niece Cameron Morrison and his father’s widow Tami Swope.
David is preceded in death by his father, Carroll David Swope and mother and father-in-law Charles E. and Susie Ault Caw, brother-in-law Tim Caw, cousin Eric Swope and several aunts and uncles.
Visitation will be held from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM with funeral service to follow at 2:00 PM on Monday, May 1, 2023, at the Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home with Pastor Karen Montgomery officiating.
The Bryan & Hardwick Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with David’s family please click on the Tribute Wall tab on this page.