Funeral service for Thomas Harold Quick, age 78, of Fayetteville, TN will be held at 11am on Thursday, May 25, 2023, at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Barnes Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be held on Wednesday, May 24 from 5pm until 8pm at Higgins.
Harold was born January 10, 1945, in Lincoln County, TN to the late Thomas Henry and Helen Elizabeth McCollum Quick. He retired from Boeing after a lengthy career in IT Support Systems. Harold was a member of the Elks Lodge and especially enjoyed their charitable work in the community such as making food baskets and deliveries. He loved the Lord and his church family at Fayetteville Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was sure of his seat in Heaven. A friend to everyone, Harold was a loving husband, amazing father and a dearly loved grandfather. He passed away May 23, 2023, at St. Thomas West in Nashville, TN.
Survivors include his daughter, Tiffany Carol (Shea) Quick Curry; son, Harold “Tab” (Lori) Quick; grandchildren, Shelby Nicole (Dustin) Shelton, Dr. Cailey Arin (fiancé River Holley) Curry, Seth Hunter Quick, Kenzie Hannah Curry; great-grandchildren, Abby Grace Shelton, Ella Kate Shelton, Sadie Wrae Shelton, Sailor Paige Shelton, Wren Carson Quick; sister, Dean Slayton; brother, Glenn (Belinda) Quick; sister-in-law, Cathy Swing Brown; brothers-in-law, James Strope, and Steve Jacobs; bonus brother, Wayne (Evelyn) Jeans; and his beloved yorkie, Yanni. In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by his wife of nearly 55 years, Angeline Carol Swing Quick; sisters, Jean Quick Strope, Patsy Quick Adkins, and Patricia Ann Quick Jacobs; great-grandson, Caelan Reign Quick; and brother-in-law, Jim Brown.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice Family Care, 10,000 Serenity Lane, Huntsville, AL 35803.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Thomas Harold Quick.