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Jerry Quinton

Services were set for 1 p.m. today at Edmaiston-Mosley Fun-eral Home. Brother Charles Southerland was to officiate, with burial following in Fremont Cemetery.
Pallbearers were to be Zach Ward, Nathan Ward, Josh Quinton, Timmy Quinton, Bobby Whitby and Keith McQueen.
Mr. Quinton was born March 28, 1942, in Dyersburg, son of the late Gurley Leroy and Ruby Frances (Lawrence) Quinton. He married the former Sharon Hinchley July 6, 1961. She survives. Mr. Quinton retired after 30 years of service as an inspector for the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.
He is also survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Billy Ward of Clayton; two sons, Marty Quinton and Michael Quinton, both of Clayton; two granddaughters, Lauren Hayes of Nashville and her fiancé, Capt. Sean Grindlay of Valdosta, Ga., and Kristen Parks and her husband, Ron Parks, of the Crystal community; and three grandsons, Zach Ward and his wife, Jessica Ward of the Fremont community, Nathan Ward of Martin and Josh Quinton of Clayton.
He was also preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Patrick.
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