FORT WORTH Dustin Lynn Swaim, 29, passed away Monday, April 4, in Fort Worth.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial will be in Brooks Cemetery in Paluxy.

A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Dustin was born June 15, 1981, in Springfield, Mo., to Charles Lynn Swaim and Rita Carol Edwards Swaim. He served in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the war in Afganistan. His major career achievement was being selected for White House Communications under President George W. Bush. He was a member of the Paluxy Baptist Church and he enjoyed fishing.

Preceding him in death were his grandparents, Virgil and Bertha Bee Swaim and Loretta Cate. Survivors are his children, Ella Grace Swaim of Stephenville and Haley Lynn Swaim of Granbury; parents, Charles and Vicki Swaim of Tolar and Rita and Vernon Rudolph of Paluxy; grandparents, D.L. "Buster" and Jean Edwards of Paluxy and Bob Cate of Springfield, Mo.; brothers and sisters, Michele and Mark Butler of Dallas, Randy and Sherry Swaim of Tolar, William Rudolph of Lubbock, Josh and April Cate of Republic, Mo., and Brandy Cate of Tyler.