Quillen, Christine Mays

Booneville, KY – Christine Mays Quillen, 92, widow of Wayne Quillen, passed away Monday, October 3, 2005, at the Lexington Country Place in Lexington, Kentucky. She was born December 3, 1912, in Lee County Kentucky to the late John and Dora Ross Mays. She was a homemaker and a member of the North View Baptist Church in Lexington, Kentucky. Survivors include a son, John (& Ann) Quillen of Hazard, Kentucky; a daughter, Wilma (& Tom) Kelly of Lexington, Kentucky; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Kathryn Mayes of Booneville, Kentucky; and a host of friends and relatives. Besides her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Allene Bowling and Florence Haught. Funeral services were Thursday, October 6, 2005, at 2:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. Terry Z. Murphy officiating. Visitation was held beginning at 1:00 p.m. until the time of service, at the funeral home. Burial in the Quillen/Flannery Cemetery, Pebworth, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements


Quillen, Earl S.

Mr. Earl S. Quillen, 92, of Waco, passed away Monday, November 20, 2017 at Kenwood Health and Rehabilitation. Mr. Quillen, the son of the late Thomas Quillen and Ethel Combs Quillen, was born in Owsley County on September 14, 1925. He retired from Westinghouse after 33 years of service. He and his wife enjoyed traveling and square dancing and he enjoyed his pets. Mr. Quillen was a U.S. Army Veteran and served during World War II and was awarded the Asiatic Pacific Theater ribbon with two bronze stars and Philippine Liberation ribbon also with two bronze stars. He was a member of Flatwoods Christian Church. On June 17, 1948, Mr. Quillen united in marriage to Martha Longworth Quillen who preceded him in death on August 7, 2016 after 69 years of marriage. Survivors include: three daughters: Carlene Gibson and husband Keith of Midland, OH, Brenda Quillen and Nada Hoskins and husband Raymond all of Waco; two grandchildren: Jason Gibson and wife Hana and Andrea Massey and husband Eric; his great grandson, Eil Massey and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Quillen was also preceded in death by four brothers: Charles Quillen, Wayne Quillen, Winford Quillen and Bruce Quillen and three sisters: Katherine Mayes, Mary Quillen and Lola Perry. Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Flatwoods Christian Church with Bro. Tim Jones. Burial will follow in the Flatwoods Cemetery. Visitation will be after 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at the church. Pallbearers will be Bob Mayes, James Mayes, Steve Mayes, Keith Gibson, Jason Gibson and Eric Massey. Expressions of Sympathy may be made to Flatwoods Christian Church, 263 College Hill Rd, Waco, KY 40385. Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Quillen, Thomas Bruce

Thomas Bruce Quillen, age 92, of Germantown, OH, passed away, Friday, February 8, 2013. He was born in Booneville, KY, on April 24, 1920, to the late Thomas H. and Ethel (Combs) Quillen. He was a W.W. II Navy Veteran; and retired from A-K Steel in 1975 after 30 years of service. Tom was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Carlisle; and a 35 year member of the First Baptist Church of Franklin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his three wives, Lella, Irene, and Eliza; and a granddaughter, Beverly Hall Leone. He is survived by his daughter Cheryll Hall; his step-daughter, Gwen Klemmer; 2 grandchildren, Kevin Hall and Kim Hall; 4 great-grandchildren, Jennifer, Stephanie, David and Vinnie; his great-great -granddaughter, Isabella Hall; and his brother, Earl (Martha) Quillen. Family and friends may call 10-11 a.m. (1 hour prior to the service) Tuesday, February 12th, at the Dalton Funeral Home, Corner of State Route 4 & Weaver Rd., Germantown, where the Funeral Service will follow at 11 a.m., with Rev. Larry Lambes officiating. Burial will be at Butler County Memorial Park. http://daltonfh.net 02/09/2013.