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Roy McSwain

March 24, 1930 ~ August 18, 2019 (age 89)


Roy Vernon McSwain 89 of Norwood died Sunday Afternoon, August 18, 2019 at Bethany Woods.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, August 23, 2019 in Edwards Funeral Home Chapel in Norwood. Rev. Todd McSwain will officiate and interment will follow in Cedar Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 Thursday Evening at the funeral home.

Mr. McSwain was born March 24, 1930 in Stanly County to the late Lester Vernon and Nola Mabry McSwain. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a retiree of Concord Telephone Company and a member of Cedar Grove United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife Elvene Whitley McSwain and his daughter Alvaretta McSwain Poole.

He is survived by his son Jephthah McSwain of Norwood. His grandson, Timothy Poole (Erica) of Albemarle and two great-grandchildren Carley and Cardin. One brother, Kenneth McSwain (Shelby) and one sister Hallie Mae Harper (Melvin) all of Norwood.

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August 22, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Homes
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

Funeral Service
August 23, 2019

2:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Home Chapel
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

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