Dwaynia Sawyer
Wednesday
20
March

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Chapel of Jones Mortuary
375 N Main Street
Clinton, Tennessee, United States
Wednesday
20
March

Celebration of Life

8:00 pm
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Chapel of Jones Mortuary
375 N Main Street
Clinton, Tennessee, United States
Thursday
21
March

Interment and Graveside Service

11:00 am
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Norris Memorial Gardens
Andersonville Hwy
Norris, Tennessee, United States

Obituary of Dwaynia Sue Sawyer

Dwaynia Sue Sawyer, age 57, of Clinton, TN passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019 after a courageous battle from cancer with great optimism and had great faith for several years.  She loved her family, had a talent and loved playing the piano especially gospel music.  Dwaynia was a pioneer for women in the workforce and an entrepreneur. 

Dwaynia is preceded in death by her parents, Bert and Bessie Gilland; and brother, David Gilland.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas (Tom) Sawyer of Clinton, TN; daughters, Kelli Sawyer Hudec and husband Michael of Canton, GA, and Kenzi Sawyer of Maryville, TN; brothers, Roger Gilland and wife Dorothy of Halls, TN, and Larry Gilland of Knoxville, TN; sisters, Carolyn Sharp and husband Roy of Halls, TN, and Ollie Green and husband Fate of Townsend, TN; grandchildren, Mary Lynn Hudec and Jameson Hudec; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Dwaynia’s family will receive her friends from 6:00pm – 8:00pm on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 in the chapel of Jones Mortuary with her celebration of life following at 8:00pm with Rev. Fate Green officiating.  Dwaynia’s interment and graveside service will be at 11:00am on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Norris Memorial Gardens in Norris, TN.  Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN is in charge of all arrangements.

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