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Obituary for Thomas Lee Sawyer

Thomas Lee Sawyer, 70, of Fayetteville, passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017. He was born in Albany, GA on June 28, 1947 to the late Ernest Lee and Melba Hasty Sawyer. He grew up in Sylvester, GA and graduated from Worth County High School. He then went on to graduate from Auburn University. Thomas was active for many years in the Kiwanis International Club and a member of First Baptist Church of Jonesboro.

Thomas is survived by his son, Matt (Holly) Sawyer; grandchildren, Lily and Caroline Sawyer; sister, Marilyn Pettit; and former wife and friend, Gail Hood Sawyer.

A funeral service will be held at 4:00 PM on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at The First Baptist Church of Jonesboro with Pastor Irvin Pearre officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00-4:00 PM on Sunday prior to the service at the church. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Hillcrest Cemetery 709 S. Isabella Street, Sylvester, GA. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Kiwanis Club, http://www.kiwanis.org, or First Baptist Church of Jonesboro, www.fbcjonesboro.com.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Sunday

3

Sep

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Jonesboro

147 Church Street
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236

Funeral Service

Sunday

3

Sep

4:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Jonesboro

147 Church Street
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236

Graveside Service

Tuesday

5

Sep

11:00 AM
Hillcrest Cemetery

709 S. Isabella Street
Sylvester, Georgia 31791

Cemetery Details

Location

Hillcrest Cemetery

709 S. Isabella Street
Sylvester, Georgia 31791


Memorial Contribution

Kiwanis Club

First Baptist Church of Jonesboro

147 Church Street
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236
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