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Tupelo- Ricky Sweat passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at his home. He retired from Kroger after 25 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, being a jokester, Ole Miss football, and taking care of his dog “Scooby”. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
Funeral services will be at Waters Funeral Home Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 2:00 p. m. with Bro. James Young officiating. Burial will be in Furrs Cemetery.
He is survived by three daughters, Christa McCord (DJ), Lindsey Thompson (Austin) and Lacy Dillard (Jordan); grandchildren, Avery, Benjamin, Sawyer, Elle, Willa and Ridgeland; his beloved dog, Scooby and a host of dear friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Betty Simmons Sweat; his brothers, Joe Sweat and Billy Sweat and an infant sister.
Visitation will be Wednesday at Waters Funeral Home from 5:00 p. m. until 7:00 p. m.
Pallbearers will be Brenson Harrison, Scott Knight, Ken Norwood, DJ McCord, Austin Thompson and Jordan Dillard.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family @www.watersfuneralservice.com