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Howard Edward Carswell

Howard Edward Carswell
  • September 28, 1946 - September 29, 2020
  • Morganton, North Carolina

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“My family & I are sorry to hear of Howards passing! He was my Vietnam Veteran Brother! Hand Salute---- 2! ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Gregory Berry - Morganton, NC

“May GOD bless and comfort your family ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: JIMMY R BRIDGES BRIDGES - Valdese, NC

“I only knew Howard for a short time.but I liked talking to so sorry for your loss. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Kathy Jones - Warrnesville, NC

Mr. Howard Edward Carswell, 74, of Morganton, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at Charles George VA Medical Center, following a period of declining health.
Howard was born September 28, 1946, in Burke County to the late Wilson Carswell and Angeline Hendrix Carswell. Howard served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed all things western, such as mules, horses, and wagon trains.
He is survived by his wife Debra Jones Carswell; children, Chris Ryan Carswell and wife Becky, Stacy Halsey and husband Rodney, and Dustin Jones; grandchildren, Sydney Carswell, Melia Carswell, Riley Halsey, Staten Halsey, Bryson Jones, and Aiden Jones; brothers, Wayne Carswell and wife Sheila, and Billy Ray Carswell and wife Jonette; and sister, Floye Mae Waters.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Mulls Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Drue Thompson and Rev. Dennis Carswell officiating. Military honors will be provided by the United States Army National Guard.
Memorials may be made to Mulls Grove Baptist Church at 5106 Burkemont Rd. Morganton, NC 28655
An online guestbook and obituary is available at
Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory is assisting the family.