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1/21/2023 4:43:00 PM
Carolyn McSwain Wilson
June 10, 1933 - January 20, 2023

STANLEY, N.C. - Carolyn McSwain Wilson, 89, of Stanley, passed away on Friday, January 20, 2023 at Huntersville Medical Center, Huntersville.

Born in Cleveland County, on June 10, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Leonard Lafayette McSwain and Shirley Shytle McSwain. She was retired from Fasco and was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Alexis.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Alexander Wilson; son, Douglas Royster; and brother, Bobby McSwain.

Survivors include son, Jeffrey Royster and wife Melinda of Alexis; daughter, Cynthia Royster Grigg of Shelby; brother, Leonard McSwain Jr. of Shelby; grandchildren, Alexander Royster of Alexis, Ally Royster of Alexis, Michelle Jordan and husband Ty of Lawndale, Rodney Hoyle and wife Laciey of Lawndale, Jonathan Grigg and wife Monica of Shelby, Holly Shelby and husband David of Columbus, Miss. and Mason Grigg of Shelby; and great-grandchildren, Bronson Jordan, Bradley Jordan, Landon Hoyle, Larissa Hoyle, Shannon Grigg, Tomlin Grigg, Colton Shelby and Dakota Shelby.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at 11 a.m. at Rose Hill Memorial Park with Dr. Hugh Whitfield officiating.

Memorials may be made to Pearl Baptist Church Building Fund, 4657 East Hwy. 27, Iron Station, NC 28080.

A guest register is available at

Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, N.C. is serving the Wilson family.

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