Doran Eugene “the Sub” Figart, 64, of Hendersonville, passed away Sunday, February 13, 2011, at the Charles George V. A. Medical Center. A native of Altoona, PA, he lived in Henderson County most of his life. He was a son of the late Edwin Eugene and Esther Belle Camp Figart. He was a Chief Electronics Technician with the Navy, retiring after twenty-two years of service. He worked as a substitute teacher at North Henderson High School.
Survivors include a son, Doran Eugene Figart, II of Vancouver, Washington; a daughter, Rebecca Lynn Swanston of Vancouver, Washington; a brother, E. Wayne Figart of Asheville; a niece, Joanna Figart of Asheville; eight grandchildren; and several cousins.
A graveside memorial will be at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 23, 2011, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hendersonville. Reverend Sherrill Moore will officiate. Military honors will be rendered by combined Armed Forces personnel.