Fort Wayne, Ind., resident, formerly of Manchester, and Hamilton County native Edna Lillian Seals Quinn, 91, was born May 25, 1921 and died March 3 at her residence following a sudden illness.
A homemaker and member of The Bible Church of Manchester, she was the daughter of the late Mack and Pearl Harriett Kinser Seals. She was married to William Frank Quinn II, who preceded her in death. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, William Boyd Seals; two sisters, Ruby and Josephine Seals, half-sister Essie Gladson and two grandsons, John David Coe and Dwight Coe.
Mrs. Quinn was loved and adored by all who knew her. She loved to read, write poetry and held a deep faith in Jesus Christ.
She is survived by five children and their spouses, Joyce and L.B. Myers of Liberty, Brenda and Larry Bradbury, and Shirley and John Bratten, all of Morrison, Nita Quinn of Readyville, and William Frank and Kim Quinn III of Fort Wayne; 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in High’s Chapel with Vernon Wagoner officiating. Burial will follow at Morrison Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service Wednesday at High’s. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Bible Church of Manchester, 407 S. Spring Street, Manchester, TN 37355.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 6, 2013