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Samuel Burton Fielder, Jr.

Born: November 4, 1933
Died: February 21, 2019
Current City: Brentwood, Tennesee

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Honoring Samuel Burton Fielder, Jr.

Samuel Burton Fielder, Jr. passed away on February 21, 2019 at the age of 85.  He is preceded in death by his daughter, Kimberly Lee Fielder, M.D.; father, Samuel Burton Fielder, Sr.; step-mother, Mary Lee Fielder; mother, Mary Lee Hatcher; and step-father, Graham Hatcher.  Sam is survived by his wife of 45 years, Julie Soon Fielder; son, Thomas Lee Fielder; granddaughter, Alexandra Leigh Johnson; sisters, Geraldine Medley, Cindy Rudolph (Bob), Susan Kay Wills (Terry), and numerous other family members.

Sam devoted his life to his country and family.  He retired as a Master Sergeant after 20 years of service with the United States Air Force.  He spent the next 25 years of his professional career working at The Tennessean.  In his free time, he enjoyed sports, live music, and watching old movies.

Visitation will begin at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, February 27, at Glendale United Methodist Church, 900 Glendale Lane in Nashville, followed by a memorial service at 12:00 P.M., conducted by Rev. Peter Van Eys.  Sam will be buried at Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery with full military honors that afternoon at 2:00 P.M.

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