Dwight Ervin Swaim, 76, of Boomer passed away Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at his home.

Memorial services, with military honors provided by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1142, will be private.

Mr. Swaim was born Oct. 23, 1943, in Wilkes County to Robert Artis Swaim and Grace Bell Swaim. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Mr. Swaim retired from Wilkes Telecommunications (Wilkes Telephone). He coached numerous Little League teams and was a wonderful husband and father.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Brain Irving Swaim; a sister, Georgie Lee Swaim Cothren; and two brothers, Bobby Dean Swaim and James Calvin “Pete” Swaim.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda Kay Pardue Swaim of the home; a son, Robert Swaim and wife, Erica, of Bermuda Run; and two grandchildren, Alexander Swaim and Charlotte Swaim.

Flowers will be accepted.

Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.

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