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Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Ella Quinn

Sunday, May 21, 2006

CHARLESTON -- Ella Mae Quinn, 79, died May 16, 2006, at her daughter's home in Charleston.

Born Oct. 10, 1926, in Union Town, Ky., daughter of the late William Henry and Ida Mae Young Chick, she was a member of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church of Henson.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Betty Lee Quinn; two sisters, Willie Mae Yeager who also died May 16, 2006, and Mira Carter; one brother, William Henry Chick Jr.; and four grandchildren.

Survivors include: two daughters and sons-in-law, Lena Mae and Larry Gillespie of Charleston and Kathryn and the Rev. Sylvester Davis of Bertrand; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Jimmy Chick Quinn of Sikeston and Melvin Lee and Debra Quinn Sr. of Henderson, Ky.; and 14 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation is from 6-7 p.m. Tuesday at Williams Funeral Home in Charleston.

Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. Matthews Missionary Baptist Church with her son-in-law, the Rev. Sylvester Davis, officiating.

Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.