James Claude Sweatt, 88, died on December 9, 2012 at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home. James is survived by his wife Irene; daughter Terry-lynn and son Richard Reed; his sister Wilma Beakley and brother Ashley Sweatt. He was preceded in death by his mother and father and his sister Claudia Rue.
A private graveside burial and prayers will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery in Fort Dodge. Arrangements have been entrusted with Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.