Sara Virginia Haertel

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Sara Virginia Haertel, 99, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, in NHC Healthcare Lewisburg.

She was a native of Marshall County, and daughter of the late Edwin Leon and Margaret Ella Batey Grissom. She was a homemaker and a member of Westvue Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Vincent Haertel; five brothers, Myrt Grissom, Bruce Grissom, Dennis Grissom, Wilburn Grissom, and Morris Grissom; and one sister, Annie Lake Grissom Culver.

She is survived by three nieces, Elizabeth Haley of Lewisburg, Janet Rowland of Chapel Hill, and Mildred Dyer of Cornersville; three nephews, Joe Culver of Old Hickory, Bill Grissom Jr. of New Jersey, and Robert Earl Grissom of Verona. Several great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.

Graveside services were conducted Monday, Feb. 25, in Bryant Cemetery.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.