Services for Aubrey Howell Quinn, 87, of Temple will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, December 11, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Academy with Pastor Brent Boatwright officiating along with burial at Reeds Lake Cemetery in Rogers, Texas.
Mr. Aubrey "Curly" H. Quinn died on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family.
Aubrey H. Quinn was born on September 23, 1934 to W.E. Quinn and Icy May Tippit in Heidenheimer, Texas. He graduated from Academy High School. In 1956 he enlisted into the Navy, then furthered his education at Baylor University and remained a hardworking millwright. He served in several positions until his retirement at Alcoa Inc. A dreamer at heart, his life consisted of owning two T-Shirt Shops, and Game Rooms/ Arcades. In November of 1979 Mr. Quinn married his babe, Alta May in Heidenheimer, Texas. Together they raised their families. "Curly" was known as a rancher of Double A Ranch and loved raising his race horses and brahmans. He spent his time teaching his family the fundamentals of love, acceptance, and God. His servitude was seen throughout the community and around the world. He is a member of the VFW Post #4008 in Belton, and First Baptist of Church of Academy. He will be remembered as a loving Pawpaw who encouraged raising animals for FFA, canning delicious goods, and raising produce in his home garden.
Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Alta May Quinn; six children, Hal Quinn (Terri) of Mercer Island, WA, Gary Moore (Sherry) of Heidenheimer, Tx, Marc Quinn (Connie) of Garland, Tx, Pam Smith of Academy, TX, Larry Miller (Tracy) of Heidenheimer, TX, Steven Miller (Janet) of Danville, W. VA ; one sister, Ramona Tuerck (Andy); along with thirteen grandchildren, Hayley Quinn, McKenzie Quinn, Sean Quinn, Allison Crowell, Sarah Hogan, Jenna Moore, Jared Bingham, Peggy Bowyer, Caitlin Smith, Joe Miller, Kamden Miller, McKinley Gilkerson and Madison Chandler and five great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and one sister, Willie Huff.
In Lieu of Flowers please make a memorial donation either to Reeds Lake Cemetery Association located at 13076 Mills Ln. Holland, Texas 76534 attn: Pattie Mertz Secretary or to VFW Post #4008 to the Emergency Fund located 2311 S. Pearl St. Belton, Texas 76513 attn: QM
A special thank you to everyone for their support and prayers especially Baylor Scott and White Hospice and Visiting Angels for their compassionate care.
Visitation will be held on Friday, December 10, 2021 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at Young's Daughters Funeral Chapel.
Arrangements are under the direction of Sabrina N. Young of Young's Daughters Funeral Home and Bereavement Center.