KINSTON - Mr. Dennis Edward Coward, 82, of 523 Georgetown Road, died on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at his residence. A home-going celebration will take place at noon Monday, March 11 from the St. Luke AME Zion Church with Pastor Reginald Bradshaw officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Memorial Gardens. Survivors include his wife, Carolyn S. Coward of Richmond, Va.; two sons, Dennis E. Coward and Gary Coward, both of Richmond; four daughters, Lillian R. Cheatman, Andrea Seward, Evelyn Lofton and Sylvia Suggs, all of Kinston; two brothers, Felix Coward and Charles Coward, both of Kinston; four sisters, Wilhelmenia Nobles of Richmond, Martha Sutton of Kinston, Orinell Covington of Newark, N.J., and Margaret Gray of Washington, D.C.; 11grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation will take place Sunday, March 10 from 4-7 p.m. at the Robert Swinson Jr. Memorial Chapel. Arrangements are by Swinson Funeral Services, Inc.
Published in Free Press from Mar. 9 to Mar. 13, 2013