Emma Sweet, a 2-year old girl, was the child found dead. Tragically, her death was due to asphyxia, hypothermia and drowning complications, just days after her father’s truck, near the White River, Columbus. According to the Bartholomew County Coroner’s Office Emma’s murder was a homicide. Emma is just 2 years old and has left a legacy in her hometown and the nation through her pageant.
Emma Sweet Missing
Emma was born August 29, 2019, in Columbus. She is the daughter Jeremy W. O’Neal sweet and LinseyM. O’Neal Sweet. Emma’s father had reported to Emma that Emma was lost by her toddler mother on Thanksgiving Day. The weekend passed and investigators reported that authorities had removed the pickup truck from the river, but they could not locate any information to aid the investigation. Emma’s coat was found about two miles downstream.
Emma’s body, which was found in the White River on November 28, 2017, was recovered by rescue crews. The search took three days. Rescue crews discovered her near the White River, Bartholomew County. The body was located about 2.5 miles downstream and Jeremy Sweet was found. Duck hunters have rescued him. After finding him in the river, Jeremy and Sweet took him to a hospital. In the meantime, they were placed under 72 hour lockdown by police and charged with neglect leading to death and possession a syringe.
Emma Sweet Obituary
Funeral arrangements and cremation will follow the wishes of the family. Emma Grace Patricia Sweet was 2 years old. She died Sunday, November 28th 2021, at 10 :58 a.m. Emma was a 2 year old girl who died on Sunday, November 28th, 2021 at 10:58 a.m. Marcus D. Speer officiated. It was a live stream. Families and friends can call to request visitation services at our funeral home. Since Emma’s passing in 2022, there has been one-year left.
Emma Sweet Columbus Indiana
Emma was unable to provide us with an earlier update. We have information that Emma Sweet, a sweet daughter of Jenna Edwards will remember her 2-year old from southern Indiana as a sweet little girl. Edwards described Sweet as “amazingly beautiful” and said she could light up any room in two minutes.
The tiny one was always a dancer with her father and made it to many places during her 2 years here. Emma was a Model Mavens Pageant Studio member. Emma also enjoyed spending time with her coaches. Emma was buried in Columbus, Indiana on November 20, 2022.