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Gail Ann (Sawyer) Chase

January 5, 1950 ~ April 14, 2018 (age 68)

TRINITY – Gail Ann Sawyer Chase, 68, died Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Kindred Hospital in Greensboro.

She was born January 5, 1950, in Sayre, PA, and was the daughter of the late Howard Earl and Hilda Kresge Sawyer.  Gail received her Bachelor’s degree from Russell Sage College in Troy, NY, and her Master’s degree from Elmira College in Elmira, NY and was a retired middle school teacher.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Sawyer.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald J. “Ron” Chase, whom she married on June 30, 1973; three children, Christopher Chase and his wife, Candace, of Davidson, NC, Nicholas Chase and his wife, Ashley of Endicott, NY, and Abigail Chase and her fiancé, Michael Johnston, of High Point; two grandchildren, Hayden and Addison Chase; three step-grandchildren, Cade Lewis, Clark Hudson and Ruby Johnston; one niece, Marcy Hill and her husband, Steve; one nephew, Mike Sawyer, both of Nichols, NY; and a sister-in-law, Lois Chase Heiple, and her husband, Tom, of High Point.

Memorial service celebrating Gail’s life will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point with the Pastor Ike Patterson officiating. 

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Tuesday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family on Gail’s tribute page at

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Victory Junction Gang Camp, 4500 Adam’s Way, Randleman, NC  27317.

Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point is serving the Chase family.

Donations may be made to:

Victory Junction Gang Camp
4500 Adam's Way, Randleman NC 27317
Tel: 1-336-498-9055

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