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Clemmie Odell Karnes, Taylor Co., KY (1948-2014)

He was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Walter and Catherine Martin Karnes. His wife, Judy Karnes, survives. He leaves 29 direct living descendants. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed fishing and watching NASCAR.
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Clemmie Odell Karnes, 66, of Campbellsville, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at his residence after an illness.

Funeral services for Clemmie Karnes will be held at 11amCT/12pm noon ET, Saturday, July 12, 2014, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, with Bro. Jason Cochran and Bro. Don Gowin officiating. Burial will follow in the Salem Baptist Church Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Joey Karnes, Jody Allen, Evan Walls, Stephen Thomas, Ronnie Beckley and Brandon Smith. The family requests visitation from 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, Friday, July 11, at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

Clemmie Odell Karnes, Taylor Co., KY (1948-2014)

He was born Monday, May 31, 1948 at Saloma, Taylor County, KY to the late Walter and Catherine Martin Karnes. He died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 66 years, one months, and 9 days.

He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed fishing and watching NASCAR. He is survived by his wife, Judy Karnes, and the following:
  • Three daughters and spouses: Kristy Young; Melissa and David Walls, all of Campbellsville, KY; and Jamie and Jamie Ferrell of Gravel Switch, KY

  • Three sons and spouses: Clemmie Beckley, Todd and Chrystal Beckley, all of Campbellsville, KY; and Johnnie Wright of Florida

  • Six brothers and spouses: J.W. Karnes, D.L. and Tina Karnes, Jimmy and Karen Karnes, all of Campbellsville, KY; Brian and Tasha Karnes of Casey County, KY; Roger Karnes of Maine, and David Karnes of Texas

  • Seventeen grandchildren

  • Six great-grandchildren

  • And several nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his sister, Joyce Karnes and a grandson, Landon Bekley.

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The Lyon-Dewitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Clemmie Odell Karnes, Taylor Co., KY (1948-2014)

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