ALBANY -- Pauline Wiggins Sadler, 83, of Lee County, GA, died Friday, April 20, 2012 at Lee County Health Care. Funeral services will be held Monday, April 23, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Billy D. Hanna will officiate. Interment will follow in Floral Memory Gardens Cemetery.

A native of Douglas County, GA, Mrs. Sadler had resided in Lee County most of her life. She was retired from Merry Acres Motel as Head House Keeper and was a Program Assistant with Albany Outreach. Mrs. Sadler was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church since 1951. She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas (Tom) Sadler, her parents, Cleveland Wiggins and Queen Duke Wiggins and two sons, Tommy Sadler and Allen Eugene Sadler, a sister, Evelyn Dudley.

Survivors include a son Frank Thomas Sadler and his wife, Patti of Troy, AL; daughter-in-law, Gwen Sadler of Daleville, AL; sister Mary Law of Dawson, GA; eight grandchildren, Col. Shaun Sadler and his wife, Sandra Sadler and their children, Colton and Cody Sadler, Frank T. Sadler, Jr. Pamala Sadler Klias, Pam Washington, Franklin Allen Sadler, Keith Sadler, Jeanne Sadler, Kim Sadler and a number of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM at Mathews Funeral Home.

Those desiring may make contributions to, First Free Will Baptist Church, 420 N. Westover Blvd., Albany, GA 31707.

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Mathews Funeral Home

Albany 229/435-5657