Mary Sawyer

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Mary Sawyer, 75, of Chapel Hill, formerly of Hobe Sound, Fla., died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at her home in Chapel Hill.

Mrs. Sawyer was born in Fort Wayne, Ind. and was a daughter of the late Robert and Martha Straub. She was a retired employee of Florida Farm Bureau. Besides being a member of Farm Bureau, Mrs. Sawyer was also a member of the Martin County Fair Association.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Sarah Correll, and a sister, Cora Sue Orcasitas.

Mrs. Sawyer is survived by her children, Victoria Sawyer (Brad) Love of Stuart, Fla. and Don (Diane) Correll of Chapel Hill; sister, Roberta Joy of Salerno, Fla.; grandchildren, Rhonda (Brian) Armstrong, Nichole (Jason) Brunner, Bertram Gill, Blake Love, and Emmie Love; and great-grandchildren, Sarah Armstrong, Rebekah Armstrong, and Jocelyn Brunner.

No local services are planned. A private family service will be held at a later date.

Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, in charge of arrangements.