Robert Alexander Quinn

December 30, 1933 - July 27, 2011
Robert Alexander Quinn

Robert A. Quinn, 77, of Zirconia died Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at Pardee Memorial Hospital.

A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was the son of the late Ralph Posey and Evelyn Barnwell Quinn.

He was a graduate of Flat Rock High School and a veteran of the US Army, having served as a member of the Military Police Corps. Before retiring, he worked for the Olin Corporation as a machinist.

He was loved and will be greatly missed by his wife, Betty W. Quinn; children, Mark A. Quinn (Diedra), Matthew T. Quinn (Joy), Michael C. Quinn, and Angela L. LaFalce (Joe); step-children, Lynn and Steve Pace; Pam and Laura Klein; Susan and Marc Seymour; and Connie and Bill Smith; two sisters, Lois A. Davidson and Ruby Ellen Raines; brother, Ralph Jack Quinn; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 AM Friday, August 5, 2011 in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 1131, Fairfax, VA 22038-1131.


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  • August 01, 2011
    Diane (Adcock) Davidson Sargent says:
    My thoughts and prayers are with each of you. Robert was a very good man and am very sad to hear of his passing. May God hold you tightly in his arms during this time. God bless you all!

  • August 01, 2011
    Nancy Nash says:
    Robert was a wonderful brother in law and I loved him very much. My thoughts are with all his family. He will be missed.

  • August 01, 2011
    Carl & Doris Taylor says:
    To the family and friends of Robert Quinn we extend our condolences. The FRHS breakfast group will miss Robert at our monthly get to gether. Thanks to Robert for his military service to our Country.

  • August 01, 2011
    Donald & Polly Cox says:
    We are very sorry to hear of Robert's passing and are keeping you in our prayers. Don & Polly Cox

  • August 01, 2011
    Mark and Diedra Quinn says:
    May the Lord keep you in his loving, embrace until we meet again in Heaven.