James Richard Sweeney, age 75, left us on Sunday, December 23, 2012. James was born in Quick, West Virginia, the son of Elvin David and Bonnie Ileen (Smith) Sweeney, Sr. He was an entrepreneur working various industries and member of Faith Family Community Church.
James leaves to cherish his memory, 3 sons, Richard Lee (Shelly), Sr. of Orlando, Steven Ray (Lisa) of S. Charleston, West Virginia, Monty Dale (Lindsey) also of S. Charleston West Virginia; 2 brothers, Elvin D.,Jr. of Clermont, Howard Wayne of Tampa. He is also survived by 7 grandchildren; 7 great-great grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren on the way. He was preceded in death by his sister Celestial Ann Still of Tampa by 13 hours.
The family will be receiving friends at Dobbs Funeral Home from 1:00 until 2:00 pm. on Saturday, December 29, 2012, followed by the funeral service at 2:00 pm. Interment will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with Pastor Thomas Hensley officiating.