Graveside services for Mrs. Ruth Draper Quarles, 89, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, March 15,
2012, at the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone
community of Jackson County, TN.
There will be no visitation or services at the funeral home.
She passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, in Nashville,
TN. She was born April 9, 1922, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Joseph Jones Draper and Edna Gaines Draper. She
was married to the late Lee Sadler Quarles. She was a
retired manager of the Quarles Department Store. She was a
graduate of Jackson County High School and David Lipscomb
Junior College. She was a member of the Gainesboro Church
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Brother: Ward Draper and 2 Sisters: Jo Helen
Webb and Nell Howington.
Survivors include 1 Daughter: Carolyn (Tom) McDonald of
Nashville, TN; 1 Granddaughter: Meredith (Mike) Stewart of
Nashville, TN; 1 Grandson: Mark (Carey) McDonald of
Nashville, TN; 1 Great-Grandson: Hudson Stewart of
Bro. John Richard Fox will officiate at the services.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home