Nick Swinson

MAPLE HILL - Nick Swinson, 94, of Maple Hill, died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at Onslow Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel with the Revs. Mickey Cox, Drew Parker and Willie Coleman officiating. Burial will follow at East Duplin Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Swinson was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Sadie Raynor Swinson; one granddaughter, Joy Chanel Foy; and his wife of seven years, Bea West Swinson.

He is survived by four daughters, Marsha Gerard and her husband, Gary of Jacksonville; Anita Anderson and her husband, Jim of Holly Ridge, Brenda North and her husband, Jimmy of Maple Hill and Beverly Foy and her husband, Talbert of Maple Hill; one son, Gene Swinson and his wife, Sheila of Jacksonville; three stepdaughters, Glenda Jackson, Pam Wrench and Susan Huffman, all of Fayetteville; nine grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

Electronic condolences may be left for the family at

Funeral Home

Jones Funeral Home & Crematory
303 Chaney Ave Jacksonville, NC 28540
(910) 455-1281

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Aug. 9 to Aug. 12, 2013