Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. George Franklin Sweet, age 88 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Mr. Sweet was born in Michigan, was retired from Roper Pump Company and was a U.S. Army Veteran. Mr. Sweet is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
Mr. Sweet is survived by his wife, Jimmie Wilson Sweet of Jefferson. Son, Howard Sweet and his wife Debbie of Port Huron, Michigan ,six daughters, Marial Wood and her husband Thomas of Hull, Julie Clark of Jefferson, Doris Clark of Jefferson, Mary Scarborough of Comer, Lisa Savage and her husband Mike of Nicholson and Robin Porter of Farmington. Fourteen grandchildren, and twenty - seven great grandchildren also survive.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 A.M. Saturday, May 18, 2019 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with burial to follow in Jackson Memorial Park, Commerce, Georgia. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 9:00 - 10:00 A.M. prior to the service on Saturday, May 18, 2019
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