Class of 1964
Douglas Clyde Toineeta, 69, of Cherokee, NC passed
away unexpectedly on Friday, Oct. 14, 2016 after a short
battle with cancer. A native of Cherokee, he was the son
of the late Alvin Swayney and Dorothy Toineeta. He spent
his high school years at Berry Academy in Rome, Ga. and
was a lifetime member of the N.R.A.
He is survived by his wife, Audrey Walkingstick; brother,
Joseph Redcloud; special nieces, Linda Gail Parker and
Fran McCoy; uncles, J.W. Swayney and David Eugene
Swayney of Gastonia; and his aunts, Beulah and Debbie.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, Oct. 16 in the
chapel of Crisp Funeral Home. Burial was in the Toineeta