Claude Franklin Switzer, Jr. 79, of Simpson Ditch Road, Elizabeth City, NC died Monday, April 17, 2017 at Waterbrooke. He was born on May 28, 1937 in Baltimore, MD to the late Claude Franklin Switzer, Sr. and the late Ruth Naomi Flint Switzer and was the husband of Cheryl Lee Switzer. He was a dedicated firefighter for 29 years, a loving husband and devoted grandfather.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children, Ginnie Switzer Brown, Stewart Russell Switzer and Cheryl Switzer Delozier; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Claude Franklin Switzer III and a sister, Roberta Switzer Pistorio.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Switzer family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
Twiford Funeral Home(Elizabeth City)