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Cory William Swartz, age 32

Cory William Swartz, 32, of Austin, Arkansas passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2022. He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on November 20, 1989 to Nikki Fitz-Randolph Berlage and the late Alan William Swartz.

Cory is preceded in death by his father Alan William Swartz; his Omma Ellen Fitz-Randolph; grandmother Shirley Swartz; and aunt Becky Zarlingo.

Cory loved helping people and helping with fundraising for local people in need. He enjoyed riding his Harley and working on his motorcycle. His dream was to one day open his own motorcycle shop. He was a member of the Bones MC and a former member of the Austin Fire Department. Cory loved spending time with his family and friends, and he will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him.

Cory is survived by his mother Nikki Berlage; step-father Rhett Berlage; brother Chase Swartz; grandmother Carolyn Wells; aunt Pattie (Joe) Wuneburger; cousins Robert Wuneburger, Kenneth (Alex) Wuneburger, Michael (April) McDonald, Arey (Michael) Zarlingo, TJ (Della) Zarlingo, Chris (Jamie) Swartz, Jacob (Sellers) Swartz, Josh Swartz, Jennifer Swartz, Kimberly Conley, David Swartz, and Jeffrey Swartz; and his brothers and sisters of the Bones MC.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service. 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076.

Online guestbook:


  • Kimberly Conley Posted March 22, 2022 7:07 PM

    I want to send My condolences to the family I love y’all and am deeply saddened by the loss of Cory. He was one of a kind he was always helping others even after life he donated to give life unto others I will forever cherish the memories he and I had growing up along with all the other cousins those were definitely some of the best times in my life. I find peace in knowing he is with our Family in heaven .

  • Suzanne Hammonds Posted March 22, 2022 8:17 PM

    So sorry for your loss.

  • Hollingsworth Ellen Posted March 22, 2022 8:34 PM

    You will be greatly missed! Fly high my brother,I love you always until we meet again

  • Jerry Hulsey Posted March 22, 2022 10:03 PM

    As fine of a man as I have ever known

  • Pop, Tricycle DC.Jones Posted March 22, 2022 10:07 PM

    He was my Buddy Corey my Friend Bigger my brother P-Nutt MY Sasquatch Always…GBF.

  • Gena Blackwell Posted March 22, 2022 10:18 PM

    Love and miss you. Ride that motorcycle through the pearly gates. God will be better off with you by his side.

  • Anthony Sweet Posted March 22, 2022 10:49 PM

    Love you bro will dearly miss you fly high and throttle down brother till we ride together again

  • Shalako Rehm Posted March 22, 2022 11:56 PM

    You are sure gonna be missed brother. Until we all meet again, we will take it from here. 🚒🔥

  • melissa grizzell Posted March 23, 2022 12:03 AM

    Love you brother

  • Carol McFall Posted March 23, 2022 8:11 AM

    Hey now…
    I love ya, fan club! PBJ always!

  • Mike Vanover ( Hangover ) Posted March 23, 2022 8:23 AM

    Cory was a really great friend and he will always be missed. But never forgotten. Love you brother see you on the other side, find places for us to ride bro. 2662

  • Nikki Fortner Posted March 23, 2022 9:08 AM

    Rest in love big guy. You are missed terribly.

  • Katy mcalister Posted March 23, 2022 8:03 PM

    Rip big buddy you sure will be missed! Hugs for his family!!!!

  • Jennifer Swartz Posted March 23, 2022 9:02 PM

    So sorry aunt Nikki I love you

  • Teresa Posted March 23, 2022 9:48 PM

    Such a sweet loving soul that you are Corey. You always gave big sweet teddy bear hugs. Godspeed my friend and keeping riding

  • Angela Swartz Posted March 24, 2022 10:09 AM

    Luv you Corey, aunt Angie

  • Kimberly Jo Smith Posted March 24, 2022 4:06 PM

    It hurts my heart to hear about your loss Nikki. I know you can’t find comfort and peace during this time right now but I pray the God give you the understanding, surround you with love and support from family and friends during this time of need. I’ll be praying that you feel his loving presence and that your heart will mend over time. I’m hear if you need me. Love to you my dear and sweet friend.

  • Ashley Wendel Posted March 24, 2022 5:30 PM

    Gonna miss that smile and the great hugs! RIL Cory!

  • Charlene Bettis Posted March 25, 2022 2:02 PM

    What a great guy who will be missed by many. RIP Cory fly high

  • Michelle Burgess Posted March 25, 2022 4:45 PM

    RIL big guy!! You will truly be missed!!

  • Geneva Hoffpauir Posted June 11, 2022 7:43 PM

    Nikki.. I just found about Corey. I am so very sorry for your loss. I wish I had known sooner. Sending you hugs and prayers. I wish you and your family peace and comfort. You know I am always here for you if you ever want to reach out.

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