• Cotten Funeral Home
    New Bern, NC
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Bobby Alton Swindell 1936 - 2013

Bobby Alton Swindell

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Fair Winds and Following Seas Shipmate ,you were an inspiration to many and friend to all. Your dedication will live to a long time to your fellow Coasties. May God ease your pain and enjoy your company while we are left with many wonderful memories..
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
My heart and prayers go out to Bobby's family and friends. We have lost a true hero. He was an inspiration,teacher and friend to all that knew him. It was an honor to call him my friend. Jane Belluche US AUX 10-06CG
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Dear Linda and family,
I am so sorry for your loss and my prayers go with you.We have relocated out of state but you and your family shall be in my prayers.
Monday, May 20, 2013
I'm sorry for our loss. Mr. Swi;ndell was a fine Coastguardman in my opinion. He assisted me to become Crew for our organization. Fair winds and following seas, Bobby.
Monday, May 20, 2013
I worked for Bobby in 1966 aboard CGC ABSECON. He was the Chief Quartermaster and I was the new striker. Bobby was a great man to work for; terriffic teacher and leader. My prayers and condolensces to the family.
T. W. Flynn LCDR, USCG, Retired
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