Hayden Chance Quarles, 13, resident of 5083 Mariana Court, died October 4, 2012 at Carolina Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Born in Greenwood, SC, April 8, 1999, he was a son of Shelton Strom Quarles and Kari Shea Cliett. He attended Goldhill Middle School in Fort Mill, SC.
Hayden was known for his infectious laugh and smile. He loved games of all kinds; words searches, basketball, puzzles and more than anything, movies. He especially loved time with his large family.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Spencer Chase Quarles and an uncle, Joseph Scott Quarles.
Surviving in addition to his father and step-mother, Melissa Quarles of Tega Cay; mother and step-father, Richard Cliett of Augusta; brothers, Hunter and Jackson Quarles; sisters, Caitlyn Hollingsworth and Abbygale Stoner; paternal grandparents, Dr. James William “Bill” and Codie Quarles of Waterloo and Margaret Conoly and Stan Moore of Greenwood; maternal grandparents, Mike and Gail Hollingsworth of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and Jan and Dominick Weinberger; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be conducted 3:00 Sunday at Westminster Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow in Oakbrook Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Wes Chapman, Josh Fennell, Jamie Goldstein, Ben Hollingsworth, Hunter Quarles, JB Quarles, Dallas Reynolds, Kevin Reynolds, Quinton Reynolds and Jake Ticknor.
The body is at Blyth Funeral Home and will be placed in the church at 2:00 Sunday.
The family is at the home of his grandparents, Stan and Margaret Moore, 105 Kimbrook Dr. and will receive friends at Blyth Funeral Home from 6 to 8 Saturday evening.
Memorials may be made to Ronald McDonald House, 1613 East Morehead St., Charlotte, NC 28207 or Carolinas Healthcare Foundation, please specify Levine Children’s Hospital , PO Box 32861, Charlotte NC 28232 or the website for the Levine Children’s Hospital, www.givecarolinas.org .
For online condolences please visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Quarles family.