LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN — Patricia Sawyer Lane, 84, of Lookout Mountain, Ga., passed away on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020.

Pat was born and raised in Buffalo, NY. She resided on Lookout Mountain for the past 60 years. She was a member of Good Shepherd Episcopal Church and retired from the Town of Lookout Mountain, TN as an Office Manager/ Court Clerk after 35 years of service. She was also a Life Master bridge player and an active member of the ACBL.

Surviving are her children, Cynthia Lane, Sara Baker, Shannon Smith, Chase Lane and Joe Lane III; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister, Priscilla (Jim) Gotsick; brother, Blair (Pam) Sawyer; and 5 nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Alan and Edith Sawyer; and husband, Arlie Fricks.

Graveside Services will be private.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Chattanooga (, the ASPCA ( or charity of choice.

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.

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