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Frances Sawyer Marrow

February 8, 2018
Frances Sawyer Marrow
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Obituary for Frances Sawyer Marrow

Frances Sawyer Marrow, 96, of Chesapeake, VA, peacefully passed away on February 8, 2018, in Chesapeake, VA.

She was born in Norfolk, VA to Susan Norvell Sawyer and Richard O. Sawyer. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Jack Sinclair Marrow, CAPT USN (Ret.).

Left to cherish her memory are daughter, Susan M. Cupitt (Tom), son, David S. Marrow, and daughter, Holly E. Marrow; six grandchildren, Tyler Cupitt, Leigh Knowles, Justin and Jacob Marrow, Clara and Aidan Everett; and great-grandson, Mason Andrew Cupitt.

Frances and Jack were married for 53 years and traveled extensively, both with the Navy and in retirement. As A Presbyterian, she was an active church member and a hospital volunteer.

Frances was a loving daughter, wife, mother, and friend and will be dearly missed. A special thanks you to Julie, Kelsey Tina, and Tammy for Mom’s care for the last three months.

Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Great Bridge Chapel is handling arrangements. Condolences may be offered to the family at

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