Patricia "Patty" Swafford Warren
February 23, 1962 - October 17, 2021
Patricia "Patty" Swafford Warren, 59, of Nebo, North Carolina, passed away Sunday, October 17, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
A native of McDowell County, she was born on February 23, 1962, to the late Ruben Swafford and Mae Stamey Swafford.
Patty truly never met a stranger. She knew everybody and had friends everywhere. She was always a caregiver both to her family and patients as she worked as a CNA since 1982, serving mainly at Deer Park. She loved her family greatly and enjoyed baking and cooking for them. Patty liked tending to her flowers and visiting thrift shops and yard sales.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by daughter, Alicia Warren; and a brother, David Swafford.
She is survived by three children, Tonya McKinney (Bud), Greg Warren (Tina), and Alex Warren (Kayla); eight grandchildren, Cierra (Jason), Hunter (Savannah), Jaden, Riley, Raegan, Trystan, Vaeh, and Peyton; one great-grandchild, Maddie; two sisters, Louise Rose (John) and Nancy Bolden (Michael); and a number of nieces and nephews who loved her dearly.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, October 21, 2021, at 3:00 p.m., in the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service, with the Rev. Terry Cheek officiating. Interment will follow at Nebo United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m.
Beam Funeral Service is assisting the Warren family. For further information and/or to sign the guestbook, please visit www.beamfuneralservice.com
, or call (828) 559-8111.
Published by The McDowell News on Oct. 19, 2021.