OBITUARY

Edith "Eloise" Quinn

August 31, 1928February 3, 2019

Eloise Truitt Quinn of Jackson, Mississippi died February 3, 2019. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Parkway Funeral Home in Ridgeland, Mississippi.

Mrs. Quinn was born August 31, 1928 in West, Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond F. Quinn; her parents, Sharkey and Elizabeth Truitt; brother, Jimmy Truitt; and sister, Sarah T. Person.

After attending the School of Radiology as an X-Ray Technician in Greenville, Mississippi at the Gamble Brothers & Archer Hospital & Clinic, she was assigned for her Registry Exam in Jackson, Mississippi under Dr. McIllwain. She worked in the radiology department at Baptist Hospital for many years. Mrs. Quinn was a member of First Baptist Church Jackson, Hope Bible Class, an active member of La Sertoma club, and volunteered for a few years at Magnolia Speech School.

Survivors include her son, Frank Quinn and wife Theresa of Memphis, Tennessee; granddaughter, Sarah Townes Quinn of Memphis, Tennessee; and sister, Margaret T. Shephard of Madison, Mississippi.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Downer-Hill Cemetery Fund in care of Mrs. David Parker at 216 Red Hancock Dr. Benton, Mississippi 39039 or First Baptist Church Jackson in care of Tom Washburn – Senior Adult Pastor at 431 N. State St. Jackson, Mississippi 39201.

  • FAMILY

  • Frank and wife Theresa Quinn, Son
  • Sarah Townes Quinn, Granddaughter
  • Margaret T. Shepard, Sister
  • DONATIONS

  • Downer-Hill Cemetery Fund c/o Mrs. David Parker
  • First Baptist Church Jackson c/o Tom Washburn

Services

  • Funeral Service Wednesday, February 6, 2019

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