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Sr. James V. Sweeten

January 8, 1928 July 8, 2014
Sr. James V. Sweeten
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Obituary for Sr. James V. Sweeten

James Sweeten Sr., age 86, a resident of Lapeer, passed away July 8, 2014. Beloved husband of Marilyn Sweeten who passed away in June of 2012. James was born in Camp, Arkansas on January 8, 1928 to the late Phillip and Mary Sweeten. He is survived by his son James V. Sweeten Jr. (Pamela); daughters Kristine Goodman and Darlene Sweeten; son Phillip W. Sweeten (Nancy); daughters Diane Hawkins (George) and Denise Sweeten; 14 Grandchildren and 21 Great-grandchildren.

James retired from General Motors Truck and Bus, Pontiac, in 1988 where he was a welder for 18 years. He is a member of the Masonic Lodge in Hoxie, Arkansas as well as a devoted member of the Faith Bible Baptist Church in Lapeer. James loved camping and fishing and will be deeply missed by his puppy, Squeaker.

Funeral service will be held at 12:00 Noon on Saturday, July 12, 2014 from Faith Bible Baptist Church, 5388 Lippincott Rd, Lapeer. Visitation will be held from 10 AM until the time of service. Memorial donations to Faith Bible Baptist Church are greatly appreciated.


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