Thursday, November 23, 2017 Elyria 26°


La'Shelle Y. Sweatt

La'Shelle Y. Sweatt (nee Morris), 55, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 25, 2013 surrounded by her family. She had been a lifelong resident of Elyria. She was born June 13, 1958.

La'Shelle is a graduate of Elyria West High School, Class of 1976. She was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Elyria and was a former youth leader. She had been employed for 35 years at EMH Healthcare System, as a Nurse Tech. She enjoyed family time and cooking for all, enjoying life, and watching her favorite reality shows.

Mrs. Sweatt is survived by her son, Bristol L. Sweatt of Elyria; daughter, LaTonya Sweatt of Cleveland; and son, Charles Williams of Cleveland; six grandchildren; father, Harold Jackson; sisters, Gloria Jackson of Detroit, Michigan, Toria Allen of Detroit, Michigan, Viola Edwards of Cleveland, Cassandra Robles of Lorain, Ernestine Gilbert of Elyria; brothers, Hillary Morris of Elyria and Elijah Morris, Jr. of Elyria.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles F. Sweatt III; parents, Elijah Morris, Sr. and Iola Harvey; sister, Barbara Arnold; brothers, Harrison Jackson, Sr., Harold Perry Jackson, and Huey Morris.

Friends may call from 6 to 9 P.M., Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second St., Elyria. Funeral service will be 10 A.M., Friday, June 28, 2013 at Mount Zion Baptist Church, Elyria. Rev. Marcettes Cunningham will officiate. Interment will follow at Brookdale Cemetery, Elyria.

Memorial contributions can be forwarded to the Kidney Foundation of Ohio, 2831 Prospect Ave., Cleveland, OH 44115,

Click to view comments
To Top

Fetching stories…