Edith Carrington McQuade

Organ Cave-Edith Carrington McQuade, 73, passed away Monday, June 6, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family after a long illness.

Born Mar. 16, 1943, in Roanoke, VA, Edith was the daughter of the late William E. and Delcie Mae Riley Carrington.

Edith was retited after over 30 years of employment at The Greenbrier Hotel and was a member of the Greenbrier Baptist Church in Ronceverte.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Edna and Mabel, and six brothers, Charles, Everette, Leck, Harvey, Clarence and Robert.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 54 years, Jerry F. McQuade of Ronceverte; daughter, Sabrina F. McQuade of Bennettsville, SC; sons, Jerry S. McQuade and wife Amy Bishop McQuade of White Sulphur Springs and Daniel R. McQuade and wife Dr. Lizzy McQuade of Pearland, TX; grandchildren, Sandra Goan, Tiffany Cox, Corey Gianvito, Draegan McQuade and Jovi McQuade; two great-grandchildren; and brothers, William Carrington and wife Linda of White Sulphur Springs and Bob Mullens of Nashville, TN.

Her funeral service was held on Thursday, June 9, at the Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte where Pastor Tim Dillon officiated. Burial was in Greenbrier Gardens Cemetery in Lewisburg.

Friends called Wednesday evening, June 8, at the funeral home.

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