Larry Franklin Swindell, 74, of Newport, died Friday, July 22, 2016.

Larry Franklin Swindell, 74, of Newport, died Friday, July 22, 2016.

He was an executive with Sprint Yellow Pages. He enjoyed the water and exploring the back roads of the Croatan National Forest.

Private funeral will be at a later date.

He survived by his daughters, Debbie Hargett and Teresa Swindell; one son Logan Swindell; two brothers Tommy Swindell and Neil Swindell; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Pollock-Best Funeral Home, New Bern.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the New Bern High Bears Booster Club, the N.C. Wildlife Endowment Fund or charities of your choice.