Edward McSweeney

Edward F. McSweeney, 83, of Merryville died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020.

Survivors include his sons, Rodney McSweeney and Darla of DeRidder, James McSweeney of Merryville; daughters, Tammy Thornton of Merryville, and Karen Lee of Dothan, Ala.; brother, Jim McSweeney South Point, Ohio; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ruth McSweeney; parents, Pearlie and Mary McSweeney; two brothers; and five sisters.

Memorial service was held Monday, Feb. 3, at Myers-Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder. Inurnment followed at Merryville Cemetery in Merryville.