Melba T. Quinn, age 78, of Covington, Louisiana went to be with the Lord in Heaven on November 5, 2020 which was also her 59-year Wedding Anniversary. She was born on February 9, 1942 in New Orleans, LA. She was known for her beautiful gardens and her love of Flowers. Melba was an active member in her church and helped with the food ministry and lead the Ladies Prayer group for many years. She was preceded in death by her husband, Reilly J. Quinn (2017), her parents, Walter and Melba Tarantino and her brother, Walter (Bubbie) Tarantino. She is survived by her sister, June Lacoste and brother, Thomas Tarantino. Also, she is survived by her son, Jeffrey Quinn, her daughter, Lori Quinn-Tate and son in law, David Tate.
A small church service was held on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at Shepherd Care Ministries in Covington, LA. She was a sweet, loving, kind soul and will be missed by all who knew her.