R.I.P. "Tiny"


Freight Herder
Columbus system driver Mark Swain, aka Tiny, passed away on April 14 after battling cancer since early 2020. He had 30 years of service at DFL.

Tiny was well-known and loved throughout the company. Whenever I met a long time driver from another terminal, they'd usually ask me about him when I said I was from Columbus. He was a hard worker and a helluva character. He will definitely be missed.

In an unusual move for Dayton Freight, CMH road units got this sticker to honor Tiny and it will supposedly be available to drivers from other terminals if they want to do the same with their trucks: