Broadus W. "Bub" McSwain

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“Rita and Family: I am so sorry for your loss. I just wanted you to know that I was thinking about you and your family during this trying time. ...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: LISA BROCK - spartanburg, SC

“He was a good and kind man. Rest in peace Bub. ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Lane Owens White - Nashville, TN

“Barbara, I am so sorry for your lose. Your parents are one of a kind, I remember just seeing them a couple years back working those fields, and...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Fran Simmons - Chesnee, SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with each of the family. Bub was a fine man, and will always be remembered as a Godly man. I pray God will give you all...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Nan Jolley Allen - Chesnee, SC

“We are so sorry for your loss, Barbara. Elva and I send our condolences to you and the family. May GOD bless you and give you strength to carry on....Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Don & Elva Towe - Boiling Springs, SC

“Meme, I am thankful for a wonderful great grandpa. I love you Meme. Love, Zac ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Zachary Stewart - Inman, SC

“Ms. Yelton, I'm sorry for you loss. You have my sympathy and my prayers in your time of need. Joe ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Joseph Hensley - Spartanburg, SC

“I feel really fortunate to have grown up to have a great grandparent to play a part in my life. He was a great man and I will always remember him. I...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Stephanie Stewart - SC, SC

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all during thi difficult time. May you find comfort in your friends, family and memories. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Beverly Johnson

“Barbara, you and your family have our sympathy. We are never really ready to give up our parents; but we are blessed with wonderful memories. You all...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Debbie and Derrick Hester - SC

“Carolyn and I send our deepest sympathy to the family. Lucile and Barbara, we thought a lot of Bub. He was always a kind and gentle person....Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Rev. Ron Gilbert - Abingdon, VA

“As a child growing up, I have many memories spending time at the home. We always had good food and fellowship with everyone there. I probably would...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Myra Hawkins - Inman, SC - friend

“Don, so sorry for the loss of you Dad. It's very hard to give them up so remember all the good memories you have. I will be thinking of you all...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Peggy Wilkinson - Grffin, GA

“I met Bub and Macille when I was just a child. I visited them with Don and Linda many times. Bub gave me my very first tractor ride when I was 9...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Patty Raybon Kosko - Griffin, GA

“We're sorry for your loss. Bub was a wonderful man and he'll be sorely missed. We love y'all! The Kosko & Patty families ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Lauren Kosko-Patty - Griffin, GA

Inman, SC - Broadus W. "Bub" McSwain,91, of 4020 Peachtree Road passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2011 at the Regional Hospice Home in Spartanburg. Mr. McSwain was born May 6, 1920 in Spartanburg County and was the son of the late Ed and Dora Calvert McSwain. He was a member of Sandy Springs First Baptist Church.
He was a lifelong farmer and operated a store in his early days. Bub was best known as a generous and caring man who provided fruits and vegetables for many in the community. He was loved by his family and his many friends for his quiet and compassionate ways.
He leaves behind his wife of 67 years, Margaret Lucille (Painter) McSwain. His other survivors include two children: his daughter, Barbara Yelton and husband Donald of Inman; son, Donald McSwain and wife Linda of Griffin, GA. ,three grandchildren, Donette Stewart, Rita Lawter and Jason McSwain and wife Jamie, six great grandchildren, Stephanie and Zachary Stewart, Holly and Dillon Lawter, Selvie and Mallory McSwain, his siblings; Hoyt McSwain, Bonnie Owens, Corrine Webb, Will McSwain, Nathan McSwain, and Judy Baker. He was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 12:00 Noon at Sandy Springs First Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Phil Bailey and Rev. John Lynch. The family will receive friends in the sanctuary one hour before the service. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will be at the home of Donald and Barbara Yelton at 4050 Peachtree Rd., Inman, SC 29349. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: Regional Hospice Home, 686 Jeff Davis Dr., Spartanburg, SC 29303. An online guest register is available at:

Seawright Funeral Home & Crematory
Inman, SC