Iris E. Mawyer
Iris E. Mawyer
  • March 8, 1926 - January 3, 2018
  • Lyndhurst, Virginia

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Iris D. (Ellis) Mawyer, 91, of Lyndhurst passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Augusta Health.
Born March 8, 1926 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Chaffin and Alma (Foster) Ellis.
Iris attended Aero Drive Church of God, Waynesboro. Prior to retirement, she was employed by Genicom where she was a faithful employee for around 25 years. She was an avid coupon collector and loved taking trips to Myrtle Beach. She will be missed by all those who lovingly referred to her as "Granny".
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Grover William Mawyer; two daughters, Peggy Cullen and Patsy Golladay; one son, Joey Mawyer; siblings, Jack Ellis and Joyce Robertson.
Survivors include her daughter, Sue Mawyer Brydge and husband, Bud of Lyndhurst; grandchildren, Rodney Cullen and wife, Ann, Tony Golladay and wife, Melissa, Cindy Weaver and husband, Michael, Brian Brydge and wife, Tabby and Robyn Brydge; great grandchildren, Brooks Cullen, Hunter Cullen, Lacey Cullen, Justin Golladay, Emily Golladay, Kyle Weaver, Brandon Weaver, Mackenzie Weaver, Josh Chandler, Jessica Fitzgerald, Tyler Brydge, Devin Brydge, Morgan Brydge and Taylor Moore; 12 great-great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 618 W. Main St. with Pastor Bud Brydge officiating. Burial will follow in Augusta Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home and other times at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Sue and Bud Brydge.
Active pallbearers will be Rodney, Tony, Brian, Brooks, Hunter, Tyler and Justin.
Honorary pallbearers will be Cindy, Robyn, Lacey, Emily, Kyle, Brandon, Mackenzie, Josh, Jessica, Devin, Morgan and Taylor.
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