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.