William Steven Swanzy

     William Steven Swanzy, 65, of Longview passed away, Monday, July 15, 2019 in a Longview hospital. He was born June 27, 1954 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late William and Sarah Lanham Swanzy. He moved to Longview in 1979 from Austin and married Christine Denise McClimans. He worked for Gorman  McCracken Volkswagen Mazda as a master mechanic from 1979 until 2008. He enjoyed fishing, music, sci-fi movies, and he loved his family.
    Besides his parents, Mr. Swanzy was preceded in death by a sister, Sandra Patmor of Center. 
    Survivors include his wife of 24 years, Christine Swanzy of Longview; a son and daughter, Justin Davis Swanzy and Sara Ellen Swanzy, both of Longview; two grandchildren, Devin Brown and William James Swanzy, both of Longview; a niece, Tracy Sherrod of San Antonio; a nephew, James Patmore of Memphis, Tennessee; and a cousin, Jack Kenneth Swanzy of Kilgore.
    Memorials may be made to the American Liver Association at www.liverfoundation.org