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James Joseph (Jim) Sweeney

October 7, 1935 ~ November 5, 2017 (age 82)

James Joseph (Jim) Sweeney, age 82, of Tucker, passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017. He has joined those in Heaven he loved deeply including his son, Daniel Sweeney.

Services at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Tucker, GA on Friday, November 10, 2017.  Family Visitation starting at 10am in gathering area, followed by a Memorial Mass at 11am and The Family welcomes all for a luncheon immediately after Mass in the Parish Hall. 

A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Mr. Sweeney was retired as a General Manager from the steel industry. Jim was a loving husband and a deeply devoted family man. He was kind, handsome, artistic, had a great sense of humor and was a loyal friend, still keeping in touch with friends from grade school. Jim was an avid gardener, volunteered with Meals on Wheels and was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church. 

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Betty Sweeney of Tucker; daughters and son-in-law, Peggy Sweeney Duvall of White Post, VA and Becky Sweeney Bevers and Michael of Cumming; sons and daughters-in-law, Brian and Vicki Sweeney of Marathon, FL and Patrick and Julie Sweeney of Suwanee; Grandchildren, Jessica, Jillian, James, Matthew, Connor, Alexandria, Keaton, Ian, Preston, Kathryn, Bailey, Joseph and Anna Kate; 4 great grandchildren; sisters, Sally, Sue and Kathy, all of Ohio. 

In lieu of flowers please make donation to The American Kidney Foundation at https://www.kidney.org/support or your favorite charity.

Online condolences may be left at www.billheadfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, (770) 564-2726.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
November 10, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Holy Cross Catholic Church
3773 Chamblee Tucker Road
Atlanta, GA 30341

Memorial Mass
Friday
November 10, 2017

11:00 AM
Holy Cross Catholic Church
3773 Chamblee Tucker Road
Atlanta, GA 30341


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