The Rev. Walter Gray Sweaney, 89, son of the late James Booker Sweaney and Sarah Elizabeth Perkins Sweaney, was born 9 Mar 1898 in Green Co., died at 4:15 pm Fri 26 Jun 1987 at the Jane Todd Crawford Memorial Hospital in Greensburg. He was a member of the Oak Forrest Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He united in marriage to Annie Vera Lane on 8 Jun 1932, who preceded him in death on 8 Jul 1973. To this union 3 daughters were born: Ruth Lane Sweaney, Beulah Elisabeth Sweaney and Virginia Lou Curry, all of Greensburg. Sweaney is also survived by 1 sister, Lou Ellen Bale, Greensburg; 2 grandchildren, Kathy Lynn Miller, Norcross, Ga., and Karen Lane Curry, Greensburg; and a host of other relatives and friends. The funeral was at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home at 2 pm Sun 28 Jun with burial in the Lane Cem. in Green Co. the Rev. Randal Gray officiated. Pallbearers were Jim Henderson , Bill Henderson, Gary Price, Bob Scott, David Smith and Hollis Bale.
Obituaries of Green Co. Ky. Vol. 4, compiled by Eunice Montgomery Wright, p. 138
1910 Green Co. Ky. Miracode census index
James B Sweeney; ED: 0042; W; 54; Ky; Visit: 0025; Green; Relation: Husband; Relatives: Wife Sarah E 46, Ky Dau Kattie F 27, Ky Dau Lou E 18, Ky Son Frank L 15, Ky Son Waller G 12, Ky Son George D 09, Ky