Funeral services for Miss Frances L. Quarles, 90, of
Whitleyville, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday,
June 15, 2013, at Gainesboro First United Methodist Church.
Burial will follow in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the
Stone community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday
from 4 P.M. – 7 P.M., and at the church on Saturday from 10
A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2013, at Cedar Hills
Retirement Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born February 4, 1923, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Dr. J.D. Quarles and Rosa Mai Willmore Quarles.
She resided on the Quarles farm for most of her life. She was
retired from Farmers Home Administration. She was a member
of the Gainesboro First United Methodist Church, and the Ft.
Blount Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 3
Brothers: John “Buster” Quarles, Tom Jim Quarles, and
Robert R. Quarles; and 3 Sisters: Nola Quarles Draper,
Maurine Quarles Cassetty, and Ida Mai Quarles McCawley.
Survivors include 5 Nieces: Barbara Cassetty (J.B.) Hestand,
Rose Quarles Jackson, Nancy Quarles (Wyatt) Allen, Mary
Linda Draper, and Sue Gail Quarles Spring; 3 Nephews: John
D. Quarles, William “Bill” (Fran) McCawley, and Tom Quarles
(Ann) McCawley; 1 Sister-in-Law: Mildred Albright Quarles of
Nashville, TN; her Friend and Caregiver: Michelle Rhoten;
and her Beloved Dog: Nikki. Special thanks to the staff of
Cedar Hills Retirement Center.
Rev. Kathie Bowles will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Gainesboro First United Methodist Church by contacting the
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