Mary A. (Sawyer) Hunt

Mary A. (Sawyer) Hunt, 83, of Brazil, passed away July 10, 2016 at Harrison Crossing Health Campus in Terre Haute.

She was born August 30, 1932 in Brazil, the daughter of the late Robert and Nellie (Howard) Sawyer. Mary graduated from Brazil High School in 1950. She married Stanley R. Hunt January 13, 1951. Mary retired from R.R. Donnelley in Terre Haute after 42 years of service. She was a member of Peniel United Methodist Church. Mary loved to watch game shows and Colts Football, play Bingo, and was an avid bowler in her younger years.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Stanley Hunt; brothers, Robert (Alice), Jack, and Larry Sawyer; sisters-in-law, Ruby Stevens and Mary Kumpf; brothers-in-law, Melvin and Bill Hunt; and best family friend, Fred Swearingen.

She is survived by her nephew, Dennis Sawyer (Jill); niece, Barbara McGranahan (Larry); great nephew, Chris Sawyer (Missy), Scott Sawyer (Shavawn), John McGranahan (Kay), Jeff McGranahan (Susan), Jamen McGranahan (Leann); best family friends: Fred ‘Dean’ Swearingen, Tom Swearingen (LeAnna), Jeff Swearingen (Tonya), Jane Ann (Swearingen) Garlit (Mike), Todd Swearingen (Natalie), and Carol Swearingen.

Services will be at Peniel United Methodist Church, Friday, July 15, 2016 at 11:00am with Pastor Richard Pippin officiating. Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery. Visitation will be at French Funeral Home Thursday from 4:00pm until 8:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Peniel United Methodist Church, 9525 N Kennedy Crossing Road, Brazil, In 47834, or American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th Street #100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.