Jessie Lee Carnes

December 23, 1942 ~ October 28, 2019 (age 76)


Jessie Lee Carnes, age 76, of Dallas, GA, passed away on Monday, October 28, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born on December 23, 1942 in Woodstock, GA, to her late parents; William and Willie Mae Smith. Mrs. Carnes was a homemaker and a faithful member of New Life Baptist Church. She enjoyed and loved her grandchildren and her special dog, Jack. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Thomas Franklin Carnes, sister, Carolyn McCollum, and brothers; Buddy Smith, Tommy Smith and Sonny Smith.

Survivors include her loving daughters; Kim and Marty Kelly of Bremen, GA, Jennifer and Lally Jawo of Dallas, GA, Amy and Chad Long of Bremen, GA, brothers; Johnny and Luanne Smith of Canton, GA, Pat Smith of Miami Beach, FL, sisters; Debbie and Roger Johnson of Jasper, GA, Eloise Bryant of Canton, GA, grandchildren; Thomas Kelly, Benjamin Cook, Avery Kelly, Logan Cook, Gabriel Jawo, Dawson Cook, Lily Jawo, great grandchildren; Austin Cook, Bella Rayne Kelly, Abigail Cook, Gunner James Kelly, Alyssa Cook and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Jessie Lee Carnes will be held on Saturday, on November 2, 2019 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Larry Parish officiating. Interment will follow the service at Paulding Memorial Gardens Cemetery with the following gentlemen serving as pallbearers; Gabriel Jawo, Lily Jawo, Dawson Cook, Benjamin Cook, Avery Kelly and Scott Carroll. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, November 1, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

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Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, GA, is in charge of arrangements.

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November 1, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Clark Funeral Home
4373 Atlanta HWY
Hiram, GA 30141

Funeral Service
November 2, 2019

11:00 AM
Clark Funeral Home Chapel
4373 Atlanta Highway
Hiram, GA 30141

Interment following funeral service
November 2, 2019

Paulding Memorial Gardens
3566 Jimmy Lee Smith Parkway
Hiram, GA 30141

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