Katie E. Sawyers, age 84 passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at her home in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was born June 5, 1936 in Clay County, Kentucky to George and Nellie (Taylor) Gross. She married Lester Sawyers of Manchester, Kentucky. Katie truly lived her life to the fullest with love and kindness in her heart. Her family always came first. She spent the majority of her life nurturing her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Katie is survived by two brothers, Roscoe and Bristol Gross of Indiana and three sisters, Kathern Sawyers, Maggie Kirgan and Edna Simpson of Corbin Kentucky. Katie is also survived by three children, Pearl Gregory, Nadine Hutchinson and Norma Sawyers. Katie is also the mother to Janet Sawyers, her daughter that greeted Katie in heaven. Katie was blessed with seven grandchildren, Darlene, James, Mark, Jimmy, Michael, Megan and Katie, along with twenty-one great grandchildren and one great great grandchild on the way. Katie was the beginning of five generations and had the ability to touch each and everyone of their hearts. She will be loved and missed for eternity.
Funeral services for Ms. Katie Gross Sawyers will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, February 6th 2021 in the Laurel Funeral Home chapel with Pastor Ronnie Smith officiating. Burial will follow at the Campground Cemetery in London, Kentucky. The family of Ms. Katie Gross Sawyers will receive friends at Laurel Funeral Home from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour of 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 6th 2021
Laurel Funeral Home is honored to be of service to the Sawyers family.
*THIS OBITUARY WAS WRITTEN BY THE FAMILY*
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