Jerry L. Splawn, 85, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at Twin Lakes Health Care. A native of Greenville, S.C., he was the son of the late Virgil Baxter and Bessie Estelle Stuart Splawn. Mr. Splawn was CEO of Splawn Belting and a graduate of N.C. State University, where he was a member of the track team and Sigma Chi Fraternity. He was a former member of the Burlington Lions Club, a U.S. Army veteran, where he also ran track, and a member of First Presbyterian Church. After his family and his company, his loves were Cherry Grove Beach and playing golf. Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Nell Whittington Splawn; sons, Jerry Michael Splawn and wife Vivian and Stephen Renick Splawn and wife Angie, all of Burlington; daughter, Rebecca Lynne Splawn of Raleigh; grandchildren, Michael Morgan Splawn and Stephen Renick Splawn Jr. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, April 3, 2015, at First Presbyterian Church by Dr. Ron Shive, pastor. Interment will follow in Alamance Memorial Park. Mr. Splawn will remain at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory until being taken to the church for services.
The family will receive friends at Lowe Funeral Home from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday and at the residence at other times. Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215 or to First Presbyterian Church, 508 W. Davis Street, Burlington, NC 27215.
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