Lawrence SweattDecember 27, 1950 ~ July 24, 2017 (age 66)
Mr. Lawrence David Sweatt, Sr., passed away, Monday, July 24, 2017, after an illness surrounded by his loving family at Morrison Manor in Laurinburg, NC. He was 66 years old.
Born December 27, 1950 in Bennettsville, SC. He was a son of the late Milton Lawrence and Neta Quick Sweatt. He was a veteran of the US Army serving in Vietnam. He received his Associates Degree in Industrial Maintenance from Greenville Technical College. He was a mechanic for Delta Woodside in Laurinburg, NC. He was a member of Shiloh UMC. He enjoyed riding motor cycles, watching westerns, and working.
He is survived by; his son, Lawrence David Sweatt, Jr. of Bennettsville; his daughters, Bobbie Jo McCune of Conway, SC, Angela Watkins (David) of Chesterfield, SC; his brother, Clarence “Buddy” Sweatt (Connie) of High Pointe, NC; his sisters, Mary Frances Pate of Bennettsville, SC, Ruth Sweatt Grimsley (Bobby) of Sumter, SC; his grandchildren, David Tyler Watkins, Bryson Riley Watkins, Cobra Sweatt, Lawren Sweatt, Charles Carey Polson (Lisa), Felicity Jessa McCune, Jace Wain McCune; his great-grandchildren, Madison Polson, and Grayson Polson.
He was preceded in death; by his parents listed above; his brother, Howard Milton Sweatt; his grandson, Mitchell Allen Brigman.
A memorial service will be 6:00pm Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Burroughs Funeral Home officiated by Pastor Barbara Webster. A visitation will follow immediately after service until 8:00pm.
Memorials are suggested to: Scotland Regional Hospice, PO Box 1033, Laurinburg, NC 28353.
On-line condolences may be made @www.bfhbennettsville.com
Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Sweatt family.