JONESVILLE — Mrs. Vicki L. Swaim Howard, 60, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at Forsyth Medical Center. Mrs. Howard was born July 11, 1953, in Surry County to Vern and Marie Casey Swaim. She attended Enon Baptist Church. Mrs. Howard loved to spend time camping with family and friends. In addition to her father, Mrs. Howard was preceded in death by her first husband, Ronnie Brown; and an infant sister, Edith Swaim. She is survived by her husband, Allen Howard; four children, Teresa (Stephen) Gibbs, Robbie (Lisa) Brown, Amanda Pistole and Brian (Heather) Howard; nine grandchildren, Bailey, Brooke, and Parker Gibbs, Chelsea and Hannah Brown, Joseph and Jacob Hutson, and Carson Casstevens, and Kaitlyn Mangaro; a sister, Dottie Hall; three brothers, Wade (Jane) Swaim, Raymond (Daphne) Swaim, and Tommy (Libby) Swaim; and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be conducted Friday, May 23, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Sunrise Cemetery in Jonesville with the Rev. Mark Elmore officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Gentry Funeral Service in Yadkinville. The family wishes to thank Dr. Christopher Connolley and the staff of Forsyth Medical Center ICU and Palliative Care and the Ultrasound Dept. for all the love, care, and support shown Mrs. Howard during her illness. Online condolences may be made at www.gentryfuneralservice.com. Gentry Family Funeral Service in Yadkinville is serving the Howard family.