Obituary of Jean Irene Cornett Qualls
Kingsport – Jean Irene Cornett Qualls, 80 of Kingsport, went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 25, 2019 at her residence following a long illness. Born in Oxford, PA, she had lived in this area since 1973. She owned and operated Cornett’s Rent-a-Gown & Tux. Jean attended Apostolic Revival Church.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Rev. Robert Cornett; sons, Eddie and Steve Cornett; daughter, Brenda Braswell; parents, Harold and Vina Grey; sisters, Mildred Grey and MaryAnn Butler.
Jean is survived by her husband, Mack Qualls; daughter, Carol McKeithen (Rob); several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister, Helen Souder (Jackson); brother, Kelcie Grey (Shirley); step daughters, Tammy, Janice and Margaret; several nieces and nephews; her beloved fur baby, Sophie.
***Family and friends may meet on Monday night at 6 p.m., October 28, 2019 at Bethel Apostolic Church, 1820 Pinebrook Drive, Kingsport, TN for fellowship and to share memories***.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Bethel Apostolic Church.
A celebration of life will follow at 7 p.m. at the church with Rev. Jeremy Cornett officiating.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Holston View Cemetery. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery at 10:45 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses or the charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.cartertrent.com.
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