Eileen Sawyer

Eileen Sawyer

Eileen C. Sawyer, 98, of McGehee, passed away on December 21, 2015.

She was born in Drew County on November 22, 1917 and was the daughter of the late Madden and Alma Graves Curry.

Eileen loved to cook and work in her garden and flower beds. She loved her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great-grandhchildren.

Other than her parents, she is preceded in death by her husbands, Granvil Pharr and Vernon Sawyer; daughter, Helon Barrett Alexander; and her siblings.

Survivors include her grandchildren, Tanya French and her husband, Mike, and Bobby Barrett; great-grandchildren, Lindsey Holloway, Mikey French and his wife, Ali, and Robby Barrett; great great-grandhcildren, Ross Anthony Holloway and Madden Holloway.

Graveside Services will be held on December 23 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Drew County with Rev. Joe Head officiating.