Elmo Lee Beeker
Alice Myrtle Myers
Early Arthur Snyder
Sallie Katherine Walser
Burton Charles Beeker
Frances Elayne Snyder
Charlene Catherine Beeker


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1. Garland Leo Swicegood

Charlene Catherine Beeker 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 7 Mar 1947, Lexington, Davidson, NC, USA 2 4
  • Marriage (1): Garland Leo Swicegood
  • Died: 2 Mar 2023, Wake Forest, Wake, NC, USA at age 75 4
  • Buried: 7 Mar 2023, Lexington, Davidson, NC, USA 4

   FamilySearch ID: LRFZ-X87.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1950 in Tyro, Davidson, NC, USA. 5 The 1950 census recorded Burton Beecher, loom fixer in textile mill, 30, living with wife Elayne, 38; Ruth, 9, and Charline, 3. Everyone was born in North Carolina. Living nearby on the same census page is Burton's parents, Elmo and Alice Beeker, his brother Harold, and sister Lula Tussy with her husband.

2. Obituary: Davidson Funeral Home: obituary of Charlene Beeker Swicegood on 2 Mar 2023 in Lexington, Davidson, NC, USA. 4 Charlene Kathryn Beeker Swicegood, 75, a resident of Lexington, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2023 in Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. She was born in Davidson County on March 7, 1947 to the late Burton C. and Elaine Snyder Beeker. She retired from Davidson County Community College where she was a secretary. Charlene loved to cook, and in turn loved to serve her meals to all her family and friends. She enjoyed gardening and was a faithful member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Tyro. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at 2:00PM in St. Luke's Lutheran Church. Visitation will begin prior to the service at 1:00PM. Interment will be in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 4299 S North Carolina Hwy 150, Lexington, NC 27295.
Charlene is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Garland Swicegood, of the home; a sister Ruth Sink of Lexington; and several loving nieces and nephews.

Charlene married Garland Leo Swicegood, son of Claud Swicegood and Etta May Davis. (Garland Leo Swicegood was born on 12 Oct 1946 in Lexington, Davidson, NC, USA 6.)


1 Davidson Funeral Home (301 North Main Street, Lexington, North Carolina 27292. http://www.davidsonfuneralhome.net/), Obituary of Burton Charles Beeker https://www.meaningfulfunerals.net/home/index.cfm?action=public:obituaries.view&o_id=3018597&fh_id=10540.

2 FamilySearch.org, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VHV1-5V2 Charlean Catherine Beeker, 07 Mar 1947 citing vol. 34, p. 283, Davidson, North Carolina, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh.

3 The Heritage of Davidson County 1982 (Lexington, North Carolina : Genealogical Society of Davidson County, c1982, 794 p. ISBN 0894591827), Biography 343 Ella Mae Farabee and Zebulan Vance Davis.

4 Davidson Funeral Home (301 North Main Street, Lexington, North Carolina 27292. http://www.davidsonfuneralhome.net/), 2 Mar 2023, obituary of Charlene Beeker Swicegood.

5 "1950 United States Census," https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:6FM9-591K Burton Beeker Tyro NC.

6 FamilySearch.org, North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VHK9-LNT Garland Leo Swicegood, 12 Oct 1946 citing vol. 33, p. 473, Davidson, North Carolina.

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