Jewell Sadler

Obituary of Jewell Christine Sadler

MS. JEWELL CHRISTINE SADLER- age 86 of the Haysville Community in Macon County, Tennessee passed away on May 19, 2011 at Macon County General Hospital. Funeral Services for Jewell Christine Sadler were conducted Saturday, May 21 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with Brother James Blankenship and Elder Jimmy Claiborne officiating. Shawn Sadler, Scottie Sadler, Mike Kingery, James Kingery, Keith West, and David Blankenship served as Pallbearers. Interment followed in the Haysville Cemetery. Jewell was born on August 25, 1924 in Allen County, Kentucky to the late Dewey Galen and Hattie Bell Swindle Blankenship. She was one of five children born to this union. On December 27, 1941, she was married to Elmer Ernest Sadler, sharing almost sixty-five years together. They had one son and one daughter. Elmer preceded her in death on July 25, 2006. Besides her husband and parents; one brother, Travis Blankenship, two sisters, Priscilla Rulene Blankenship and Velma Lois Blankenship, also preceded her in death. Jewell was a homemaker and loved being at home raising her children. Most of the time, she was out on the farm working side by side with her husband. They raised tobacco and worked in cattle. Jewell liked to sew, quilt, and work in her garden. Sitting back with a good book reading, was one of her latest hobbies. Having her family around and playing with her grandbabies made her day complete. She was a member of Haysville Methodist Church. Jewell will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She is survived by; Son, Phillip and wife Kaye Sadler of Lafayette, TN, Daughter, Ina Kingery of Lafayette, TN, Brother, Truman and wife Wilma Blankenship, Grandchildren, Scottie Sadler, Shawn Sadler, Michael Kingery, James Kingery, Regina West, Great-grandchildren, Traci Kingery, Micah Kingery, Marisa Kingery, Clay West, and Easton Scott Sadler, also survive. Alexander Funeral Home, Directors, in charge of arrangements. (615)666-2189 or