Mary Lou Swanson
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Mary Lou Swanson

July 20, 1935 - March 4, 2020

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Mrs. Mary Lou Rogers Swanson, 84, of Hamlet, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at Richmond Pines, Hamlet.
She was born July 20, 1935, in Hickory, NC daughter of Ernest Rogers and Bertha Huffman Rogers.

Mrs. Swanson was a homemaker and a member of Nebo Wesleyan Church. She loved cooking and was a master at baking fruit cakes. She also enjoyed listening to gospel music and use to sing with her husband as he played the guitar.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Nebo Wesleyan Church from 1:00-2:00 pm and the Funeral will begin at 2:00 pm with Pastor Jeff Collins and Rev. Johnny Stogner officiating.

Burial will follow in the Nebo Wesleyan Church Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Rev. Wayne Carroll Swanson.

Survivors include her daughter, Karen Bowler of Rockingham; son, David Swanson (Marlene) of Rockingham; sister, Phyllis Oakley of Lincolnton, NC; three grandchildren, Rev. Johnny Stogner (Rachel) of Hamlet, Tara DeWeese (Keith) of Apex and Jeffrey Stogner (Ashley) of Rockingham; great-grandchildren, Nicole, Erika, Jackson, Anna, Kyle, Michelle and Jake; and two-step-great grandchildren, Hannah and Leah.

Memorials may be made in her memory to: Richmond County Hospice, 1119 Hwy. 1, N., Rockingham, NC 28379

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    March 7, 2020 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Nebo Wesleyan Church
    1812 Airport Road
    March 7, 2020
    1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Service

    March 7, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Nebo Wesleyan Church
    1812 Airport Road
    March 7, 2020
    Pastor Jeff Collins Rev. Johnny Stogner
  • Interment

    Nebo Wesleyan Church Cemetery
    Airport Road

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Beautia Swanson Chandler

My dear Mary-Lou...Rest In Peace

Heavenly Peace is wonderful and everlasting. You have more than earned it by being an adored wife, mother and grandmother. I know that you have rejoined your loving husband and my wonderful brother, Wayne, in that heavenly valley of everlasting Love and Peace.You are now with the Angels.

We Love You So Very Much...
Judy (Beautia) Swanson Chandler and Ken
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