Hugh Kerr MCSWAIN Velvo MCSWAIN Hugh Kinard MCSWAIN Emma M MCSWAIN Maude MCSWAIN Wiley Deaver MCSWAIN Flora Neva MCSWAIN John Durant KELLY Pittman Dempsey MCSWAIN Claude MCSWAIN Clyde Wilma MCSWAIN Martha Theo MCSWAIN Jimmie Rodgers MCSWAIN Elizabeth Adeline FULTON Mini tree diagram

Gladys MCSWAIN1,2

2nd Jun 19201,2 - 21st Nov 20051

Life History

2nd Jun 1920

Born in Cherokee County, South Carolina.1,2

18th Sep 1992

Death of John Durant KELLY.1,3

21st Nov 2005

Died in Cleveland Regional Medical Center, Cleveland County, North Carolina.1

after 21st Nov 2005

Buried in Sunset Cemetery, Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina.1

Other facts


Married John Durant KELLY


  • 1930 Federal Census, Cleveland County, South Carolina, 16 April,Shelby, District 16, page 29A, South Jefferson St, Hse #578, Fam #635
    McSwain, Hugh K Head Rents M W  49 Married at age 31 SC SC NC NoOccupation [b abt 1881]
    McSwain, Lizzie Wife F W  39 Married at age 31 SC SC SC [b abt 1891]
    McSwain, Gladys Dau F W 10 Single SC SC SC No Occup [b abt 1920]

    Gladys McSwain Kelly
    Birth Jun. 2, 1920 Cherokee County, South Carolina
    Death Nov. 21, 2005

    Mrs. Gladys McSwain Kelly, 85, of Century Care, went to her heavenlyhome, which she had long awaited, on Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, atCleveland Regional Medical Center.

    Born in Cherokee County, S.C., Mrs. Kelly retired after more than 50years as a self-employed seamstress. She was a member of PutnamMemorial Baptist Church. She was a loving other and grandmother wholoved working in her yard, especially with her flowers, and the manyfriends she made during her years as a seamstress. She was a givingperson, always doing special things for friends and neighbors. Shealways wanted to help the ones less fortunate than she and did sowithout any recognition.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, J. D. Kelly; parents, H. K.and Lizzie Fulton McSwain; brothers, Kinard, Wylie, Buster, Claude andRodgers; and sisters, Flora Evans and Emma Dixon.

    She is survived by a son, Buster Kelly and wife, Lynn, of Shelby;daughter, Sandy Blanton and husband, Jack, of Polkville; sisters,Clidie Kayler of Gastonia, Theo Dellinger of Cherryville and MaudeWhistnant and husband, Albert, of Polkville; three grandchildren,Melissa Kelly, Jason Mode and Casey Mode; and two great-grandchildren,Jacob Mode and Caleb Mode.

    Hugh Kerr McSwain (1880 - 1955)
    Elizabeth Adeline Fulton McSwain (1891 - 1971)
    John Durant Kelly (1922 - 1992)
    Gladys Durant Kelly (1949 - 1949)
    John Wesley Kelly (1955 - 2011)

    Burial Sunset Cemetery, Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina

    Created by Elizabeth Nov 29, 2005
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #12541472,


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