Leila Sadler

CHARLOTTE - Leila Nadine Sadler, 71, died Feb. 3, 2013, at Presbyterian Hospital in Huntersville.

She was born in Mecklenburg County, daughter of the late Charles E. and Lela Smith Sadler.

She was a graduate of North Mecklenburg High School class of 1959 and attended Appalachian State University. For many years, she was a secretary with Mecklenburg County Government, and also was church secretary at Greenland Avenue Baptist Church.

She was a longtime member of Statesville Road Baptist Church, where she sang in the choir.

She is survived by numerous cousins and other family and friends.

The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Statesville Road Baptist Church with the Revs. Dale Shields and David Clippard officiating.

Interment will follow in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery in Alexis.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Statesville Road Baptist Church, 4901 Statesville Road, Charlotte, NC 28269.

Woodlawn Funeral Home of Mt Holly is in charge of arrangements.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Feb. 6, 2013