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Gail Sawin

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

SIKESTON -- Gail Sawin, 52, died Feb. 18, 2012, at her home in Sikeston.

She was born Oct. 23, 1959, in Chicago, to the late Phillip Burton and Patricia Bingham.

On July 22, 1989, in Hickory Hills, Ill., she married John Sawin, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: three daughters and a son-in-law, Patti Burton and Kristal Burton both of Sikeston, and Katrina and Charles Hines Kennelly Jr. of Joliet, Ill.; one brother, Phillip Burton of Carmi, Ill.; two sisters, Kelly Harras of Lombard, Ill., and Terri Crotty of Joliet, Ill.; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Gary Burton; and one son-in-law, Michael Turner.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Ponder Funeral Home.

No funeral services are scheduled.

Online condolences may be sent at www.ponderfuneralhome.com.