Former sales rep, Gene Severs dies at 81
August 18, 2017,
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Sumter Gene Severs, former furniture sales representative, passed away on Aug. 17 just before his 82nd birthday.
Born Aug. 23, 1935, Severs graduated in 1953 from Harding High School and went on to serve in the U.S. Navy.
He is survived by his wife Bobbie, two sons and three grandchildren.
Services will be held Aug. 20 at Durham Memorial Baptist Church, 1601 Toddville Road, Charlotte, N.C., with visitation at 2 p.m. and the service at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Missionary Athletes International, 1020 Crews Rd. Suite N., Matthews, N.C. 28105.
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