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Jean Clements Carswell

July 24, 1937 ~ November 29, 2016 (age 79)
Jean Clements Carswell, age 79, of Rutherfordton, NC, died Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at Hospice House of Rutherford County.

She was a native of Rutherford County and the daughter of the late W.L. Clements and the late Ethel Lewis Clements. She was a retired cafeteria manager at R-S Central High School after 27 years, owner of William and Mary Antiques and former owner of Jeans Kitchen. She was of the Baptist faith. Jean was also preceded in death by her husband E.W. Carswell and four brothers; Quay, Bobby, Julane and Hoyt Clements.

She is survived by:

Two Daughters:
Ronda Camp and husband Joe of Rutherfordton
Tami Lockhart and Steve Whiteside of Rutherfordton

Three Sons:
W.L. Carswell, Sr. and wife Alison of Shelby
Tim Carswell of Rutherfordton
Larry "Charlie" Carswell and wife Pam of Mill Spring

Eight Grandchildren:
Chasitty Camp Calhoun, Cami Lockhart Dotson, Brent Camp, Karla Lockhart Hunter, Trent Carswell, Talia Carswell Davis, W.L. Carswell II and Ben Carswell

Eleven Great-Grandchildren

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at McMahan's Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at Green Hill Baptist Church at 3:00 PM, Thursday, December 1, 2016 with Rev. John Bridges, Dr. Bob Morgan and Dr. Hampton Casebolt officiating. The body will lie in state 30 minutes prior to the service. Interment will be at Green Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Rutherfordton, NC. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County at P.O. Box 336 Forest City, NC 28043. Online guest register at McMahan's Funeral Home and Cremation Services in charge of the arrangements.


NOV 30. 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services

249 South Main St.

Rutherfordton, NC, 28139

Funeral Service

DEC 1. 3:00 PM

Green Hill Baptist Church

Rutherfordton, NC, 28139



Green Hill Baptist Church Cemetery


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