Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home

705 Davie Ave, Statesville, NC


Carolyn Sue Wooten

April 8, 1934December 17, 2019

Carolyn Sue Snow Swanson Wooten, 85, of Statesville, passed away Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at Gordon Hospice House.

Born In Iredell County on April 8, 1934, she was the daughter of the late David Green Snow and Verla Keller Snow.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her first husband, Lawrence B. Swanson, Jr., whom she married on December 9, 1951 and shared 29 years of marriage before his passing.

She is also preceded in death by her second husband, Donald Ray Wooten, whom she married on July 2, 1986 and shared 6 years together before his passing on September 27, 1992; two brothers, John and James Snow, and three sisters, Sally Murdock, Nina Snow and Claudia Beaver.

Carolyn, better known as Sue, worked as a Traffic Control Clerk with Pic-N-Pay Shoes in Matthews, NC. She was a member of Lighthouse Independent Methodist Church.

Those left to cherish her memory are her son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Robbin Swanson; grandchildren, Caleb and Matthew (Elizabeth) Swanson and Tabitha Newsome (Kevin Montiel); two great-grandchildren, Anya Swanson and Alexander Montiel; two brothers, W. Tom Snow and Rudy Snow and two sisters, Faye Snow and Aileen Gryder and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Thursday evening, December 19, 2019 from 6-8 PM at Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held Friday, December 20, 2019 at 12:00 PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Mike Kilpatrick officiating. Burial will follow at Iredell Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made in Sue’s memory to: Lighthouse Independent Methodist Church 769 Scotts Creek Rd, Statesville, NC 28625.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.bunchjohnsonfuneralhome.com.

Bunch-Johnson Funeral Home is honored to the serving the family of Carolyn Sue Wooten.


  • Lighthouse Independent Methodist Church


  • Visitation Thursday, December 19, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, December 20, 2019
  • Burial Friday, December 20, 2019


Carolyn Sue Wooten

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Ashley Gerdes

December 20, 2019

I was an honor and pleasure taking care of Mrs. Sue. She was such a kind sweet lady and she will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at the time.

irene fargis

December 20, 2019

Mason and I are sorry for your loss, May God be with you and your family.
Irene and Mason Fargis

Joyce Busenbark

December 18, 2019