NEW BERN - Harry L. Swindell Sr., 77, died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at his home.
Swindell was a member of Broad Creek Christian Church. He served his country in the U.S. Army, and was a member of DAV Chapter 40. He retired from civil service at Cherry Point and had been a real estate agent for a short time.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Pearly Swindell; three sons, Harry Lee Swindell Jr. of Reelsboro, Joseph Galen Swindell and wife, Sally, of New Bern, and Kelly Gray Swindell and wife, Barbara, of New Bern; two brothers, Franklin Swindell of Florida and Robert Swindell of Reelsboro; two sisters, Ellen Dixon of New Bern and Aileen Lewis of Hubert; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, March 28, at Pollock-Best Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jeff Swain and the Rev. Chuck Holton officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m., just prior to the memorial service.
Online condolences may be directed to www.pollockbest.com
Arrangements by Pollock-Best Funerals & Cremations.