SADLER, SR. Earl H.Age 87 of Nashville. December 24, 2009. Preceded in death by his father, Samuel Sadler; mother, Eva Mae Harlin Sadler; son, Earl Harlin Sadler, Jr.; brothers & sisters, Hulda Sadler, Glynn Sadler, Jewell Sadler, Maureen Sadler, Fred Sadler, Chester Sadler, Lester Sadler, Eddie Sadler, Harry Sadler. He is survived by his wife, Vera Goodwin Sadler; son, Chester (Check) Sadler; grandchildren, Michelle S. Mobley, Earl Harlin Sadler III, Chris Sadler, Ashleigh S. Sharp, Tara S. Janecki, Cara Sadler; great-grandchildren, Taylor & Brennon Mobley; Coleman, Caroline, Clay, & Nathan Sadler; Carson & Alexann Sharp. He had numerous nieces & nephews. Mr. Sadler was a Veteran of WWII with the U.S. Air Force & was the President of Sadler Brothers Trucking & Leasing Co. Mr. Sadler was a NASCAR Car owner, #95, a charter member of the Nashville City Club, Lifetime Elks (Franklin, TN), Moose Lodge, Star Route Carriers Asso., Sertoma Club, Founder & President of College Volkswagen in Murfreesboro. He was a philanthropist and helped many people. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-8 p.m. & Monday from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home, 2707 Gallatin Rd. Service will be in our Chapel Tuesday, Dec. 29th at 1 p.m. with Interment to follow at Spring Hill Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers, Nathan and Clay Sadler, and the employees of Sadler Brothers Trucking and Leasing. Family and friends to serve as Pallbearers. PHILLIPS-ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME, 615-262-3312.
Published in The Tennessean from Dec. 27 to Dec. 28, 2009.