Albert Eugene “Gene” Seawell, age 94, a lifelong resident of Glendon died Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at his home.


Gene was born January 24, 1927 to the late Hulen and Effie Ethel Hughes Seawell. He served our country in the US Army during WWII, and worked in Robbins Mill for many years. He also did carpentry work and later in life enjoyed working as a maintenance supervisor with Pine Needles Golf Resort.


He was preceded in death by his wife Juanita Russell Seawell; a sister Catherine Shields; brothers Robert, Henry, Gurney and Ray.


He is survived by his children Albert Seawell and wife Carolyn of Carthage, Lois Hendrickson and husband Ed of Sugar Grove, VA, Eddie Seawell and wife Melissa of Cameron; sister Helen Thomas of Olivia; brother Floyd Seawell of Carthage; nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.


A graveside service with military honors will be 11:00 AM Saturday at Cool Springs United Methodist Church cemetery, conducted by Pastor Eugene Ussery.


Online condolences may be made at


In lieu of flowers the family would like donations to be made in his honor to the American Heart Association.


Services entrusted to Fry & Prickett Funeral Home.


Graveside Service: March 6, 2021 11:00 am

Cool Springs United Methodist Church
2027 Cool Springs Road
Carthage, NC 28327

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  1. So Sorry, we are going to miss him ,always looked going by so we could wave🙋‍♀️.He really helped me out the day I couldn’t find Daddy.Rest in peace uncle Gene.

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