Mr. Albert Sydney
Tabler Jr., 82, of Gwen-Al Farm in Rocky Ridge, died
Wednesday, April 5, at Copper Ride, Sykesville. He was
the husband of Gwen L. DuVall Tabler, who died in 1960.
Born June 9, 1917, in
Mount Airy Junction, he was a son of the late Albert
Sidney Sr. and Eva Elizabeth Care Tabler. He was an
auctioneer. For many years he handled numerous 4-H sales
in Frederick and Montgomery counties as well as auctions
for charitable organizations, fire companies and
churches throughout Carroll and Montgomery counties.
He was also a farmer.
He was a 50-year member of the Registered Angus
Association. He raised and sold registered steers to 4-H
over the years. He was a member of Rocky Ridge
Volunteer Fire Department.
He is survived by two
brothers, Ralph L. Tabler of Frederick, and Harvey W
Tabler of Mount Airy; three sisters, Virginia E. Dayhoff
of Dickerson, Eva E. Derr of Frederick, and Vivian E.
Howes of Damascus; and numerous nieces and nephews. He
was preceded in death by three brothers, William L.
Tabler, Arthur W Tabler and Howard L. Tabler; and two
sisters, Edith Irene Tabler and Hazel N. Tabler, who
died in infancy.
Funeral services were
held Monday, April 10. Interment was in Damascus
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