Geneva Quarterman, 78, of Dix died 9 am Nov. 7, 1995 in
her home in Dix.
She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Quarterman was born June 7, 1917, a daughter of William
and Ruth (Hayes) McCrary. May 22, 1937, in Jacksonville, she
married William "Bill" Quarterman, who preceded her in death
Jan. 23, 1977.
Services will be 2 pm Friday at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix,
with Verniel Garren and Grant Hawkins officiating. Burial will
be in the Zion Grove County Line Cemetery.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 pm Thursday at Osborn Funeral
Home in Dix.
Mrs. Quarterman is survived by three sons, Benny Quarterman
and wife Penny of Kell, Eddie Quarterman of Dix and Gene Quarterman
of Dix; seven daughters, Barbara Benjamin and husband Gerald of Iuka,
Irene Southerland and husband Ron of Iuka, Kathy Stuber and husband
Wayne of Iuka; Lorene Sloat and husband Ronnie of Centralia, Mildred
Linder and husband Ivan of Salem, Susie Smith of Dix and Leta Quarterman
of Dix, 21 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; and a brother A.T.
McCrary of Centralia.
She was a member of Dix Christian Church. She attended Woods School
and Dix High School.
Mrs. Quarterman was preceded in death by her husband; one grandson,
Curtis Lee Sloat; and two brothers, William Ivan McCrary and Bob McCrary.
Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: Wednesday, November 8, 1995
Submitted by Kiowana Hayes Ferguson