Peggy Joyce Sawyer • December 14, 2019
Peggy Joyce Sawyer, age 70, passed away Saturday, December 14th, with family close at hand. Peggy was born in Pensacola and lived in the Pensacola area all her life. She first worked at Monsanto, then for Escambia County Schools, at Woodham High School and at Tate High School, her alma mater.
She attended Gonzalez Baptist Church since childhood and was a strong supporter of their ministries, especially in recent years. Peggy loved her garden and her yorkies, Susie, Abby and Bear. She also enjoyed travelling. Trips over the past year have taken her to Russia, Israel, Scotland, Ireland, Nova Scotia and many of the 50 states.
Peggy is survived by 3 sisters, Elizabeth Rhodes (Devon) and Jacqualine Beane (Mason) of Cantonment, Anita Dibb (David) of Florence, SC; brothers, Robert A. Sawyer of Atlanta, GA and Clyde “Tommy” Sawyer of Cleveland, TN; as well as many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
The family will receive friends for visitation at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home from 11:00am-12:00pm Thursday, December 19, 2019 with funeral service to begin at 12:00pm.