Timothy Gale Swearngin, 53, of Oak Grove, died Sunday, July 26, 2009 at Centerpoint Medical Center, Independence.

Timothy Gale Swearngin, 53, of Oak Grove, died Sunday, July 26, 2009 at Centerpoint Medical Center, Independence.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, July 30 at the Oak Grove United Methodist Church; burial in Oak Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Royer Funeral Home, Oak Grove. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to a scholarship fund to be established for his children, in care of Roberta Swearngin.