Local business legend Charlie Hagler celebrates 80 years

| January 23, 2014
Charlie Hagler

Charlie Hagler

FORT WAYNE—Family, friends and the community in general are set to celebrate the 80th birthday of Charlie “The Body Man” Hagler.

Mr. Hagler, who was born Jan. 28, 1934, has been a pillar in the community of Fort Wayne. He has never met a stranger. Always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need, Mr. Hagler has served the community with his expertise in auto repairs and sales to the low-income families, making it possible to have buying power for those with less than perfect or no credit or low income.

His wife, children and grandchildren are scheduled to celebrate his 80 years of life from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Jan. 25 at Oakridge Temple COGIC, 2808 Evans Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46806. Anyone interested in celebrating with the Fort Wayne south legend, please contact Denise Hagler-Jelks at (260) 413-9213 or denisejelks@hotmail.com or Zandra Hagler-Chapman at (260) 745-8139 or zandrachapman@hotmail.com.


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