Opal L. Sawyers 89 of Auburndale passed away on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at Winter Haven Hospital. Born in Lake City, AK she moved to the area 63 years ago from Blytheville, AK. She worked as a Sectionizer in the Citrus Industry with Snivelys, Ben Hill Griffin and W.G. Row. She was also a member of the Winter Haven Church of God. Opal was preceded in death by her husband Ray Sawyers, son Garry Sawyers, grandson Christopher Lee Ivey and great-grandson Jayden Ivey. She is survived by her daughter Patricia Ivey and husband Billy. Grandchildren Garry Ray Sawyer Jr. and Christie Lynn Wade. Six great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. A visitation will be held on Friday, August 24th from 10-11am at Oak Ridge Funeral Care in Winter Haven with Funeral Services at 11am. Burial will follow at Lakeside Memorial Park. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.oakridgefuneralcare.com