A graduate of J.W. Nixon High School and Laredo Community College, Sadie spent 37 years working for the United States government. Her government career was spent with the U.S. Customs Service. After retiring in 2008, Sadie joined Fred Dickey Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
A lifelong native of Laredo, Sadie is a wife and mother of three and has one grandson, Samuel. She attends Grace Bible Church.