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Lester E. Swafford
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Lester Eugene Swafford , 84, died Wednesday May, 24, 2017 at his home.
He was born May 2, 1933 in Forsyth County, NC, son of the late Carl Robert Swafford and Lucille Roxanne Myers Swafford. Mr. Swafford was a retired Debt Collector and enjoyed working part-time at Food Lion, where he was known as the "Cookie Man".
He is survived by his loving wife, Ann B. Swafford; 4 children, Carl Swafford (Cyndi), Larry Swafford, Dennis Swafford (Susan), and Janet Hathcock; 4 grandchildren, Debbie, April, Sabrina, and Zachery; and 4 great-grandchildren, Tyler, Morgan, Chelsey, and Amanda.
A service to celebrate his life will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May 28, 2017 in the Chapel of J.B. Tallent Funeral Service, 1937 Sharon Amity, Road, Charlotte. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00-6:00 P.M. Saturday at J.B. Tallent.

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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
J.B. Tallent Chapel

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2:00 PM
J.B. Tallent Chapel

1937 Sharon Amity Road
Charlotte, NC 28205


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