Claude Harley Swafford

Seneca- Claude Harley Swafford, 70, husband of the late Doris Hancox Rager, passed away June 21st, 2020 at Prisma Health Cottingham Hospice House.


Born in Salem, SC he was the son of the late Earnest and Idell Wilson Swafford. Claude was formerly employed with Milliken & Company where he worked in the maintenance department for 30 years, and attended Townville Church of God.


Claude is survived by brothers; Roy Swafford, Bill Swafford, Richard Swafford and four grandchildren; Dustin Rager, Daniel Rager, Macie Morton, and Logan Rager.


 In addition to his wife and parents, Claude is preceded in death by a daughter; Amy Swafford.


A Funeral Service will be held 11:00 am, Thursday, June 25th, 2020 at Sandifer Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Boones Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of a formal visitation, you may drop by Sandifer Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 24th, between the hours of 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm to pay your respects and sign the register book.


The family is at their respective homes. Flowers are accepted. Condolences may be expressed online by visiting