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Vanda Saylor

July 16, 1934 — February 1, 2018

Mrs. Vanda Morgan Saylor of Essie, KY. passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at the Wells Hospice Center, Hazard, KY. at the age of 83. Vanda was born July 16, 1934, at Essie, KY., the daughter of the late, Lawrence Morgan & Carrie Morgan. Vanda had been a life-long resident of Leslie County. Vanda had a very distinguished career in education.  She was a devoted & caring elementary school English teacher for 43 years in her beloved Leslie Co. Vanda was affliated with the Christian Missionary Alliance Church at Essie, KY. Vanda enjoyed writing, reading, gardening, sewing & spending time with her family.

Vanda was preceded in death by her parents, loving & devoted husband of 58 years, Ralph Saylor, a grandson, Bobby Garrison, a granddaughter, Randa Garrison, a sister, Lola Smith, 2 nephews, Curtis Smith & Kent Morgan. She leaves surviving her  loving & devoted daughter, Vicki Saylor Garrison & her husband, Neal of Essie, KY., 1 brother, Don Morgan & Jewell, Springboro, OH., 1 sister, Huanna Akers, Essie, KY., 1 treasured grandsons, Chase Garrison & wife, Robin of Essie, KY. & one  treasured granddaughter Rolanda Garrison, 3 treasured great granddaughters, Rhanda McKinney & Fiance', Vernon "Twang" Roach, Keylee Garrison & Brenna Garrison, 1 niece, Danita Kesterson & Ron, 5 nephews, Dwayne Smith & Rita, Greg Smith, Kelvin Morgan, Tommy Napier & Lynn & Scott Napier & Lyvonda. Also a host of great nieces & nephews, other relatives & friends survive.
Celebration of Life:
Sunday, February 4, 2018 @ 2:00 P.M. at the Dwayne Walker Funeral Home, Hyden, KY.
Patrick Morgan
Interment Service will be Private:
Critt Morgan Cemetery, Essie, KY.
Scott Napier, Tommy Napier, Chase Garrison, Twang Roach, Dwayne Smith, Cecil Wayne Morgan & Greg Smith
Honorary Pallbearers:
Don Morgan, Neal Garrison, Kerry Gale Morgan, Roy Gene Morgan, Gene Hoskins & Steve Howard
Sunday, February 4, 2018 @ 12:00 Noon at the Funeral Home Chapel

In Lieu of Flowers the family ask that donations may be made to the:
Wells Hospice Center, 57 Dennis Sandlin MD Cove, Hazard, KY. 41701 &
Alzheimer's Association, C/O Greg Gilbert P.O. Box 390, Hyden, KY. 41749

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