LEO G. & NINA SWEENEY
Van Alstyne Public Library
Van Alstyne - Services for Mrs. Nina Sweeney,
61, a retired Fort Worth sales clerk who died Sunday at a Fort Worth hospital,
will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Flesher Funeral Home, conducted by
Grady Langford, Church of Christ minister, and the Rev. Jerry Scott of
the First Christian Church.
Burial will be at Van Alstyne Cemetery.
Born at Granbury, she was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
L.W. Stewart, and married Leo Stewart on Sept. 8, 1936, in Sherman.
She was a member of the First Christian Church.
Surviving are her husband; sister, Mrs. Jewell Vineyard
of Van Alstyne; and brother, Eugene Stewart of Plano.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m.
Wednesday, February 7, 1996
Leo G. Sweeney
Fort Worth - Leo G. Sweeney, 79, of Fort Worth,
died Monday, Feb. 5, 1996, at his residence in Fort Worth.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in
Van Alstyne Cemetery in Van Alstyne, Texas. Pastor Ollin Collins of Harvest
Baptist Church in Watauga will officiate.
Huff Funeral Home of Whitesboro has charge of arrangements.
Mr. Sweeney was born on April 27, 1916, in Sherman, Texas,
the son of the late Thomas F. Sweeney and Celia Davenport Sweeney. He married
Bettye Haggard on May 23, 1980, in Glen Rose, Texas.
He was a retired truck driver, and was a member of the
First Christian Church.
Surviving are his wife, Bettye Sweeney of Fort Worth;
son, Larry Smith of Fort Worth; son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Wendy
Smith of Arlington; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Frank Brown of
Lake Texoma, Texas; sister, Mary Ruth Wellington of Lake Texoma, Texas;
brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Stella Sweeney of Haltom City; brother,
Otis Sweeney of Fort Worth; step-brother, Roy Trammel of Conway, Ark.;
one grandson, Jesse Smith of Arlington; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces