Thomas Erwin Wardlaw
Funeral Date: 1/25/2020

Thomas Erwin Wardlaw, age 89 of Nashville, TN died Tuesday January 21, 2020 at McKendree Village Long Term Care. He was born December 22, 1930 in Warren, AR. son of the late Thomas Dudley Wardlaw and Eddie Jeanette Erwin Wardlaw. He grew up in Warren AR and received his primary education in the Warren Public School Systems and earned his Bachelors in Business from Baylor University, TX. After graduation, he and his growing family moved from Texas to Pennsylvania to Louisiana, and then settled in North Little Rock, AR, where he led the trading stamp department of Affiliated Foods, Inc. After retiring to Quitman, AR, Tom and his wife toured most of the US States and several provinces in Canada. He eventually moved to Nashville TN to be near family. Preceding him in death was his wife Betty Hazel Wardlaw. He is survived by his three sons Robert Wardlaw and wife Donna, Hermitage TN, John Wardlaw and wife SiEun, San Antonio, TX, Barry Wardlaw, Suffolk VA; his elder sister Betty Jo Berry, Ft Worth TX; 4 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Funeral services were 10:00AM Saturday, January 25th at Frazer’s Chapel with Barry Wardlaw officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer Funeral Home. Active Pallbearers were Robert Wardlaw Jr, Matt Hall, Barry Wardlaw, Bob Wardlaw, John Wardlaw and Alan Berry.



Name: kathryn hatley young
Message: Erwin Wardlaw was my friend from 1st grade to the time I left Warren at age 15. I helped him sell Radio Guides on Sat. mornings! We were reading the Sunday comics at my house when we heard of Pearl Harbor. I remember our friendship very pleasantly and hold you in my thoughts. Kathryn Hatley Young