Fred E. Marler, Sr., 77, of Hazlehurst, died Monday, February 16, 2009 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.
Services were held Thursday from Spring Hill Baptist Church with interment in Spring Hill Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Services in Hazlehurst was handling arrangements.
Mr. Marler was retired from Royal Maid. He was a member of Spring Hill Baptist Church and the Moose Lodge. Mr. Marler was a Nascar fan and enjoyed the car racing business. He loved hunting, fishing, and singing karaoke. Mr. Marler helped coach a baseball team.
He was preceded in death by a son, Mitchell Marler and daughter, Linda Sandifer.
He is survived by wife, Harvine Marler; sons, Fred E. Marler, Jr., Kenneth Marler, and Charles Wade Marler; and 9 grandchildren.