Mary Sweet, 84, of Forest Park, passed away Oct. 6, 2012. Mrs. Sweet was born in Thomasville, to the late Raymond and Lottie Scoggins. Mary worked at various jobs throughout her life and retired from M&M Hair Products, where she earned the Service Milestone Award. She is survived by her daughters and son in-law Diane & Robert Lathem, of Alpharetta, Mary Ann Stanford, of Mosheim, Tenn., Janet Payne, of Waco, Ga.; son and daughter in-law Danny and Teressa Sweet, of Cherokee, N.C.; 10 grandchildren, 27 great-grand- children, one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, at Parkway Garden Chapel with Rev. Danny Sweet officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park in Jonesboro, GA. The family will receive friends this evening, Oct. 9, from 5-8 p.m. at Parkway Garden Chapel, 1000 Forest Parkway, Forest Park, Ga. 30297, 404-366-3522. Please visit to send condolences, view the video tribute, or to sign the on line guest book.