Alma Adelia Quillian
Alma Adelia Quillian, 94, beloved teacher, aunt and cousin, died Thursday, December 27, 2012. She was a long-time resident of Madison.
Miss Quillian was born on September 21, 1918. She was a graduate of the University of Georgia, where she was a charter member of Kappa Alpha Theta Chapter. She taught in the Madison and Morgan County schools for 35 years and is remembered fondly by her former students. She was an adoring aunt to her nieces and nephews.
She was the daughter of Justice Joseph Dillard Quillian of the Georgia Supreme Court and Jeanette Evans Quillian. She was predeceased by her brothers, Dr. Joseph D. Quillian Jr., Judge Alfred A. Quillian and Judge J. Kelley Quillian. She is survived by a sister-in-law Elise Quillian of Winder; nieces Kimberly Quillian Rogers (Wayne) of Watkinsville, Terre Quillian Marshall (Gregg) of Maui, Hi, Sally Quillian Yates (Comer) of Atlanta, Shannon Quillian of Denver, Col., Alma Quillian of Sandla Park, NM, Susie Quillian of Seattle, Wash., Ellen Quillian Hanes (Pat) of Mesquite; and nephews Alfred A. Quillian Jr. (Thea) of Atlanta and Jody Quillian of Dallas, Texas, other great nieces and news, a great, great nephew and a multitude of cousins.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28 at A. E. Carter Funeral Home Chapel.
A.E. Carter Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.
Printed in the January 3, 2013 edition