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Margaret Elizabeth Sweatt

July 12, 1925 - November 3, 2015

Margaret E. Sweatt, 90, passed away Tuesday, November 3, 2015 in Hampton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George U. Sweatt; her son, George U. Sweatt Jr; and her grandson, Brian K. Sweatt.

She was a cafeteria cook for William E. Waters School and was a member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Portsmouth.  She also held membership in Our Lady of Victory Alumni and Cavalier Manor PCR (Neighborhood Watch Program).

Survivors include her daughter-in-law, Audrey O. Sweatt; her sister-in-law, Muriel Sweatt; two grandchildren, Kenneth V. Sweatt and Glenn A. Sweatt; three great grandchildren, Crystal, Olivia and Micheala Sweatt; numerous cousins; and other extended family.

A funeral service  will be held 11 am Saturday, November 8, 2015 at St. Paul’s Catholic Church followed by interment in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Chesapeake.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Altmeyer Funeral Home, Denbigh Chapel, Newport News, is in charge of arrangements.

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Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015

Time: 11:00 am

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Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015

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