Sandra S. Carawan

Published 12:08 am Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Sandra S. Carawan

June 1, 1939 – March 23, 2014


Sandra Swindell Carawan, 74, of 148 Church St., Fairfield, died Sunday, March 23, 2014, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Born in Hyde County on June 1, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Clifford Murrell and Rosa Lee Cutrell Swindell. She was married to Willie Mack Carawan who survives. She was a member of the Fairfield Christian Church.

She was a lifetime member of the Hyde Chapter No. 213 Order of Eastern Star.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Fairfield Christian Church. Russ Smith and Steven Mills will officiate. Burial will follow in the Fairfield Cemetery.

In addition to her husband surviving are three daughters, Diana C. Williams and husband Joey Ben, of Fairfield; Joan C. Maxwell and husband Owen, of Edenton; Debbie C. Daughtry and husband Wilson, of Engelhard; a son, Willie Mack Carawan Jr., of Fairfield; four grandchildren, Connie Jo Gibbs and husband Christian, of Fairfield; Michael Allen Gibbs and wife Lesley, of Wendell; Jason Williams and wife Susan, of Fairfield; Miranda Daughtry, of Engelhard; seven great-grandchildren, Grant Gibbs, Sara Catherine Gibbs, Scarlette, Holden and Lilah Gray Williams, Hampton Gibbs and Carter Gibbs; two brothers, Bobby Dean Swindell and wife Donna, of Richlands; and Clifford Murrell Swindell Jr. and wife Judy, of Fairfield; a niece, Stacie Swindell Horne; and many other special nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bryan Funeral Service in Swan Quarter and all other times at the home place.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Fairfield Christian Church P.O Box 7, Fairfield, NC 27826 or the Pleasant Grove Youth Group c/o Pleasant Grove Church of Christ 33520 US Hwy 264 Engelhard, NC 27824.

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