Almie Louise Spaugh Sweet

Published 2:47 pm Friday, July 15, 2022

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Mrs. Almie Louise Spaugh Sweet, 86, of Sweetwood Lane, Mocksville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at her home.

She was born on Dec. 10, 1935 in Forsyth County to the late Henry Harrison and Minnie Whisenhunt Spaugh.

Mrs. Sweet retired from Thomasville Furniture in Winston-Salem after 30 years. She was a member of Gospel Baptist Church where she loved doing things. She also enjoyed woodwork and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was a faithful wife and a very loving mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: a grandson, Daniel Willard; a sister; and 7 brothers.

Survivors include: her husband of 53 1/2 years, Skip Sweet; 3 daughters, Vickie Benfield (Gary) of Statesville, Della Willard (Troy) of Mocksville, and Sheila Hobson (Kevin) of Mocksville; a son, Henry Wood of California; 8 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 6  great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Cleve Binkley of Clemmons; and a brother, Harrison Spaugh (Faye) of Mocksville.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, July 18 at Gospel Baptist Church with Rev. Chris Messick and Rev. Kevin Hobson officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorials: Trellis Supportive Care, 377 Hospital St., Suite 103, Mocksville, NC 27028.

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