James E. Carnes

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James E. Carnes, 95, of Paoli, Ind., died Wednesday, April 11, 2012, at Paoli Health and Living Community.

He was born Nov. 13, 1916. He was a retired security guard of Carpenter Body Works, formerly in Mitchell; and was a member of Marion Township Fire Department.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Annie Huffman Carnes; his first wife, Sara Jane Shanks Carnes; his second wife, Eva Cox Carnes; a grandson, James Carnes; two brothers, Travis and Jesse Carnes; and four sisters, Mary Rachel, Maglan and Marie.

Survivors include a daughter, Rosemarie Hammons of Paoli; a son, James F. Carnes of Louisville; a sister, Hettie Montgomery of Louisville; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The funeral was Saturday at St. Anthony Cemetery in Peonia with Brother Harvey McAdams officiating the graveside service. Burial was in St. Anthony Cemetery.

Visitation was Friday at McAdams Mortuary in Paoli.

Rogers-Oller Funeral Home in Leitchfield handled local arrangements.

Condolences may be expressed at www.OllerBrothersFuneralHomes.com.