Wiley Ray Sawyer, age 82, of Hertford, NC died Sunday, June 13, 2021 at his home. He was born on February 12, 1939 in Chesapeake, VA to the late Charles Ray Sawyer and Elizabeth Woolslayer Sawyer. Wiley retired from the Norfolk Naval Shipyard where he worked as a Planner/Estimator. He enjoyed working on small engines of lawn mowers for his friends and neighbors. An avid fisherman for years, he enjoyed his home on the Perquimans River and the time spent with his neighbors.