June 13, 2015
Date of Service: June 17, 2015
Interment Location: Garden of Devotion
Quinn L. Nave, age 90, of Elizabethton, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at the James H. Quillen VA Community Living Center. Mr. Nave was a native of Carter County and was a son of the late Henry and Myrtle Stout Nave. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mae Lewis Nave, on May 10, 2015; two sisters, Edith Potter and Edna Weinkan; and one brother, Maine Nave.
Mr. Nave retired as a self-employed, electronics technician. He was a member of Doe River Baptist Church and loved the outdoors, hunting and fishing. He was a United States Navy veteran, having served in World War II.
Survivors include his son, John Nave, Elizabethton; a grandson, Brett Michael Nave, Nashville, TN; and one brother, Albert Nave. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
A service to honor the life of Mr. Quinn L. Nave will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, June 16, 2015 in the Riverside Chapel of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, with Rev. Daniel Fink and Rev. Herman Crumley, officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM in the funeral home chapel, prior to the service on Wednesday; or at the residence at anytime.
The graveside service will follow at Happy Valley Memorial Park.
Those who prefer memorials in lieu of flowers, may make donations to the American Cancer Society, C/O Lou Cooter, 415 Washington Avenue, Elizabethton, TN 37643.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton is serving the Nave family. Office 423 542-2232, Obituary line 423-543-4917.