Donna S. Sweat



Donna Singletary Sweat, 58, of Summerville, SC, wife of David Lewis Sweat, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

Funeral Services will be Thursday afternoon, April 27, 2017 at 3 o’clock in Parks Funeral Home Chapel. Family and friends will reassemble at Rudd Branch Cemetery following the service for the burial. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 o’clock at Parks Funeral Home. Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to Rudd Branch Cemetery, 1222 Whitehouse Rd, Summerville, SC 29486.

Donna was born March 11, 1959 in North Charleston, SC, a daughter of Cohen Singletary and Essie Mae Singletary. She was a Berkeley County school bus driver. Donna was a loving wife, mother, “Mama,” sister, and aunt. Her family meant the world to her and she loved her children and grandchildren very much.

In addition to her husband, David Sweat of Summerville, Donna leaves behind her children, Ashley N. Sweat, David Allen, both of North Charleston. James Stanton of Yelm, WA, and Aaron M. Sweat of Summerville; brothers and sisters, Ronald “Ronnie” Singletary of Summerville, Gloria Sausman of Eutawville, Harold Singletary of Goose Creek, Linda Faye Lark of Summervile, Dorothy Tucker of Hanahan, and Ollie Singletary North Charleston; five grandchildren, Jake, Brianna, Matthew, Cole, and Brendon; and a close family friend and “sister,” Wanda Napier. She is predeceased by her parents, Cohen and Essie Singletary; her baby girl, Tonya Sweat; brother, Heyward Chubb; and sister, Katie Gilmore.

The family would like to send a special thanks to Lindsey Darby, Donna’s nurse at Intrepid Hospice, for her exceptional and heartfelt care.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.