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Robert Calvin "Bobby" Swing

September 24, 1948 — May 1, 2023




Robert Calvin "Bobby" Swing, age 74, of Asheboro passed away on Monday, May 1, 2023, at Clapp's Convalescent Nursing Home.

Bobby was born in Asheboro on September 24, 1948, to Calvin and Sadie Craven Swing, who preceded him in death. Bobby was a 1966 graduate of Asheboro High School and a 1970 graduate of NC State University with a degree in Textile Technology. He was co-owner and operator of Banner Hosiery Mills, Inc. where he served as President from 1976-2006. Bobby enjoyed playing golf, music, especially beach music, which he enjoyed shag dancing to. He also enjoyed shooting sporting clays both competitively and casually with good friends. 

He is survived by his wife, Louretta Lovin Swing; brothers, Charles Swing (Dorothy) of Asheboro and Frank Swing of Asheboro; nephews, Ethan Swing and Thomas Swing (Jody); niece, Michele Montgomery (Keith); and great nieces, Sarah Swing and Charley Swing.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 5, 2023, at 2:00 PM in the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, 437 Sunset Ave., Asheboro with Marcus Wall officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. 

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Friday, May 5, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Pugh Funeral Home - Asheboro

437 Sunset Ave. , Asheboro, NC 27203

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