On Sunday, February 17, Erin Kathleen Quinn passed away at her home in Lexington, VA, surrounded by family and the collective love of all who ever knew her. Erin was born in Cleveland, MS, on May 15, 1972. She graduated from Millsaps College and was a Business Systems Analyst for HMS. Erin loved working with her HMS colleagues, especially with her customers, and she loved the good times she shared with her family and friends. Erin is predeceased by her maternal grandmother, Hilda Katzenmeyer of Vicksburg, MS, and her paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse J. Quinn, Sr. of Greenwood, MS.
Left to miss her are her husband, Ryan Bland, of Lexington, VA; her parents, Robert and Marie Quinn of Clinton, MS; and her brother and sister-in—law, Brian and Amy Quinn of Durham, NC. Erin also leaves behind her best friend, Gina Williams, and her sweet dog, Sadie, who was never far from her side. In keeping with Erin's wishes, a memorial service will be held on the banks of the Maury River at Goshen Pass, VA, where her earthly remains and sweet spirit will forever be a part of the place she loved. The family wishes to thank the many people whose love, prayers and support helped us through this journey. In particular, we thank the employees of HMS for their overwhelming love and support, and the care and concern of Rockbridge Area Hospice. Memorials may be made to the Mike Upton Youth Camp Fund, Bolton Baptist Church, PO Box 297, Bolton, MS 39041, or to a
. Arrangements are being handled by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory, Lexington, VA.