|Ruby L. Sweat was born on October 6, 1934. She was the supportive wife and ministry partner of Rev. Willie B. Sweat, whom she married on November 3, 1965.
She shared with her husband the joys and challenges of ministry in appointments across south Louisiana. After his death in 1981, she continued to live in the Acadiana area very near to the church that was her husband’s first appointment.
She died on July 26, 1993 and was buried in the Godman Cemetery near that church. She is remembered as one of God’s beloved children who served with faithfulness and devotion.
|Source: Journal Louisiana Conference 1994, p. 259 By Dr. C. Gerald Richardson|