Sylvia Sue Swetman


Sylvia Sue Swetman 74, passed away on Tuesday,  Aug. 7, 2018, holding her children's hands.

She was proceeded in death by her parents, Willis “Bill” Woody and Erna Lee Phillips Woody; her husband, Freddie Ray Swetman; brother, Dewey “Twitty” Woody; sister Patricia Ann Dunn; sister-in-law, Judy Suits; brother-in-law, Sammy Swetman; and nephews, Jamie Newman Campbell and Michael Ray Woody.

She is survived by a daughter, Bridger Delynne Woody; son and daughter-in-law, Billy and Susie Swetman; grandchildren, Megan and Gabe Rich, Shelby Marr and Allen Swetman; brothers and Sisters-in-law, Billy Don “Sonny” and Phyllis Woody, and Kenneth Winston and Jody Woody; sister, Betty Katherine Campbell; special sister-in-law Doris Woody Rumba; husband, Tom; brothers-in-law, Herbert Swetman and Thomas Lloyd; and serveral special nieces, nephews, and lots of friends and neighbors at Park Place Apartments.

The family will receive friends at North Cleveland Baptist Church on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018,  from 6 to 8 p.m., and on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, with the funeral starting at noon and graveside services shortly after at Fort Hill Cemetery.  Dewey Woody Jr., Jimmy Woody, Chris Woody, Daniel Woody, Kirk Campbell, Wallace Dunn, Michael Dunn, and Lewis Swetman will serve as pallbearers. 

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to North Cleveland Baptist Church.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Sylvia, or your condolences with her family, at her online memorial located at 

Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Swetman family with these arrangements.


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