Mary Ambler "Mimi" Sagar
Last updated 12/2/2020 at 5:16pm
Mary Ambler “Mimi” Sagar passed away peacefully Nov. 17, 2020, in Winston-Salem, just days after her 93rd birthday.
She was born to Dr. Arthur C. Ambler and Mary Barber Ambler in Asheville. An avid golfer, skier and gardener, she loved nature and the outdoors. As a child she dreamed of living where she could walk in the woods. It was no surprise that she adored nature, her grandfather, Dr. C.P. Ambler, was instrumental to the creation of Pisgah National Forest. In her later years, she was a popular naturalist at the Cradle of Forestry in Pisgah Forest, educating others about this pla...