Robert Boswell, 86, of Leland, went to his heavenly home on Friday, June 1, 2018. He was born February 21, 1932 to the late Dorse and Carrie Boswell and had been married to the late Eunice S. Boswell for 56 years.
He had been employed by the Wilmington Department of Transportation for 42 years until his retirement as Superintendent and was an active member of the Federal Point Pentecostal Church for 14 1/2 years. .
He is survived by his three children, Nancy Edwards and her husband John, Robert “Bobby” Boswell and his wife Tammy, and Bonnie Powell and her husband Robert; his sisters, Carrie “Sissy” Malpass and Dollie “Bit” Potter; his 7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
His visitation will be Monday, June 4, 2018 from 6 to 8 in the Wilmington Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 5, at 11 a.m. in the Wilmington Funeral Chapel with Pastor Kevin Edwards and Pastor Iris Fowler officiating. Interment will follow in Prospect Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeff Edwards, Chris Taylor, Allen Boswell, George Benton, John Edwards, Alex Speight and Rob Powell.
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