Dolores Overcash Swann

October 13, 1932 - November 1, 2010
Dolores Overcash Swann


Dolores Overcash Swann, 78 of Wilmington passed away November 1, 2010 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.

She was born October 13, 1932 to the late Eunice and Jackson (Jack) Overcash. Dolores was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who loved gardening, visiting the NC mountains and talking to everyone. She never met a stranger. Dolores was a member of Myrtle Grove Presbyterian Church.

Dolores is survived by her husband of 61 years Creasy A. Swann, Jr, son Chris (Judy) Swann, daughter Jackie (Gary) Parrish, 4 grandchildren Lee and Gwen Parrish, Lisa Pope and Christopher Swann, 3 great grandchildren Matthew and Connor Pope and Khloe McGhee, 2 sisters Doris Donatto and Diana Edwards and special friends Lisa and Kenneth Lovitt.

A memorial service will be 2:00 PM, Thursday, November 4, 2010 at Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service.

The family would like to thank the staff at Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove and Lower Cape Fear Hospice for the loving care they provided during her illness.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • November 03, 2010
    Grady and Nancy Everett says:
    We are saddened by your loss and you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Grady and Nancy

  • November 03, 2010
    Sid and India Causey says:
    Creasy, We are so sorry to hear about your wife Dolores. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Sid and India

  • November 06, 2010
    The Deitz family says:
    At times like this words to express how we feel are hard to find. Please accept our deepest condolences on your loss. You are in our thoughts and she is in or memories. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help you through this time. Gaither, Sheila, Megan and Travis Deitz

  • November 02, 2010
    Wilbur and Judy Davis says:
    We extend our heartfelt sympathy to Junior and Delores' whole family. She was a bright ray of sunshine to everyone that she met. She really enjoyed people! Our prayers and thoughts are with you.