Originally created 01/30/05

Mrs. Ella Mae Quarles (EDGEFIELD, S.C.)



EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mrs. Ella Mae Patten Quarles, 84, entered into rest January 28, 2005 at Mattie C. Hall Health Care Center. Funeral services will be held 1:30 Monday, January 31, 2005 at Bethlehem Baptist Church with the Rev. John Williams officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Survivors include four daughters, Carolyn Simpkins, Gloria (George) Griffin, Elaine (Maurice) Thomas, and Doris (Luther) Tanks; step-daughter, JoAnn (Frank) Jones; three sons, Wallace (Grace) Lee, James (Patricia) Lee and Clifford (Denise) Quarles; step-son, Herman Quarles; five sisters, Martha Calliham, Carrie Ramsey, Arlena Moore, Mae Julia (Robert) Holmes and Leora Newman; one aunt, Annie Dugar; 28 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the residence of her son, Clifford (Denise) Quarles, 7 Casalina Dr. or after 1:00 p.m. today at the funeral home. The family will receive friends from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday January 30, 2005. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 250 Coral Street, Edgefield, SC. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle January 30, 2005