Dr. Bobby Lee Swain, 70 of 146 Rivershore Drive, Hertford, NC died Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at his residence. He was born August 23, 1947 in Washington, NC to the late William Brown Swain and Betty Kostal Swain. He was a science, art and drama teacher, and a member of the Screen Actors Guild having appeared in several movies including Death Becomes Her, Tequila Sunrise Shocker, The Revenge of Al Capone, and numerous Dr. Quinn episodes. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army.
He is survived by his god-daughter, Haily Buckman, of SC; a brother, Don Swain and wife Sussane of Newport News, VA; and two nieces, Taylor Swain and Chelsea Swain.
Inurnment will be in A. G. Horton Veteran’s Cemetery, Suffolk, VA at a later date. Twiford Funeral Home, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Swain family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.TwifordFH.com.
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