Samuel J. Sweeting, Jr. 38 of Cocoa passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018. He was born on August 6, 1980 to the late Samuel J. Sweeting, Sr. and Shirley McFarland. Sam was born, raised and lived in Brevard County and enjoyed cooking at many local restaurants. He was a wonderful father, brother and friend who will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him. Survivors include his sons Timothy Sweeting, Jr. and Sean Sweeting; daughter Samantha Sweeting; sister La Shonda McFarland; grandmothers Dorothy McFarland and Mittie Brown; aunt Stacey McFarland; loving and devoted partner Whitney Smith; and aunts, uncles and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandfathers and brother Samuel S. Sweeting. Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. on August 25, 2018 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church at 471 Canaveral Groves Blvd Sharpes, Florida 32927. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church.