Carrie Mull Swanger

carrie swanger

April 10, 1924 ~ May 7, 2019

Born in: Waynesville, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Carrie Mull Swanger, 95, of Asheville, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at Aston Park Health Care Center.

A native of Waynesville, NC, Carrie was a daughter of the late Mack and Loretta Wyatt Mull. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jack A. Swanger, and her son, Calvin Swanger.

Mrs. Swanger was the oldest living member of Starnes Cove Baptist Church.

Surviving are her daughters, Shirley Beaver and Maxine Padden (Larry); grandchildren, David Painter, Jr., Alisha Way, Melody Isaacs, David Beaver II, and Chad Beaver; 8 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, at Oak Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery, with Rev. Charlie Sams officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday at Groce Funeral Home, Patton Avenue.


Visitation: May 10, 2019 6:00 pm - May 23, 2024 8:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


Graveside Service: May 11, 2019 2:00 pm

Oak Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery
277 Oak Hill Road
Candler, NC 28715


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Melody and family I’m so sorry for your loss she was such an amazing lady who will always hold a special place in my heart as do all of you love you all so much

  2. Our deepest sympathy to Carrie’s family. She was a special friend to our mom, Earline Jordan, for many years.
    Sincerely, Wayne & Neil Jordan

  3. Maxine, Shirley and family so sorry for your loss. I remember her well from my childhood as a sweet and gentle soul.

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