Mr. Frank "Buddy" Sweeney, age 82, of Chapel Hill, TN, died Wed., Nov. 25, 2009 in Franklin, TN. A native of Marshall Co., Mr. Sweeney was a son of the late Frank Morris and Fannie Mai McAdams Sweeney. He was retired from Genesco Inc. and was a member of Promise United Methodist Church in the Holt's Corner community of Marshall Co. In addition to his parents, Mr. Sweeney was preceded in death by a brother, Will Akin Sweeney.
Survived by his wife, Ruth Scott Sweeney of Chapel Hill, TN; 5 sons, Ricky (Beth) Sweeney, Randy (Shelia) Sweeney, Kenny (Joy) Sweeney, Jerry (Connie) Sweeney and Bobby (Teresa) Sweeney all of Chapel Hill, TN; a sister, Helen Brown of Chapel Hill, TN; 8 grandchildren, Ed (Missy) Sweeney, Jill Sweeney, John Sweeney, Ryan Sweeney, Amanda (Jarred) Robinson, Lauren Sweeney, Brittany Sweeney and Megan Sweeney; 1 great grandchild, Sierra Faith Robinson.
Visitation will be Fri., Nov. 27, 2009 from 4 - 8 pm at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 pm, Sat., Nov. 28, 2009 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Dr. Adrian Jones, Hal Manire and Stan Butt, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Swanson Cemetery in Chapel Hill, TN.
For those who wish, Memorial Donations may be made to Promise United Methodist Church, c/o Hal Manire, 2325 Greenwood Rd., College Grove, TN 37046.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, TN. 931-364-2233 (www.lawrencefuneral.net) in charge of arrangements.