Lorraine (Sweed) CloydFebruary 18, 1940 ~ March 5, 2017 (age 77)
Lorraine Sweed Cloyd, 77, formerly of San Pedro, CA., on Sunday, March 5th 2017, MY GOD AND MY LORD CALLED HIS ANGELS AND TOLD THEM, "IT’S TIME. GO DOWN AND TELL MY DAUGHTER HER ROOM IS READY. HER NAME IS ON HER DOOR, IN OUR HOUSE. SO IT’S TIME MY CHILD, YOU RAN YOUR RACE, YOU KEPT THE FAITH, SO COME HOME….."
She went home from the home of her daughter, Janice Barnett, in Burnsville. She was the daughter of the late Johnny and Gracie Lee Sauls Sweed, and the wife of the late James E. Cloyd. She was also preceded in death by a son: Lance E. Cloyd; and a daughter: Lisa Elaine Cloyd.
Surviving are Bennie Seagers, Jr.; daughter: Janice Barnett and husband Derwin, of Burnsville; two sons: Lamont Cloyd and Lyndon Finley; and a special cousin: Betty Arlene Parker, all of California; nine special nephews: Kennard and wife, Twyla, Winford, Henry and wife, Inetta, who is also a very special niece, Carl Horsley, Richard Espinoza, Barry Johnson, Gary, Kevin, and Reggie Harbour; a very special niece: Shalimar Horsley; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and a special friend: Rovena Wells (Ms Titty) of San Pedro, California.
A memorial service will be held in California at a later date.
Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home is assisting the Cloyd Family.