Mt. Vernon Register-News

Obituaries

March 17, 2012

Brianna Karnes

MT. VERNON — — Brianna Mae Karnes, 6, of Sesser, died 7:47 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at Marshall Browning Hospital in DuQuoin, from injuries sustained in an auto accident.

Brianna was born Sept. 26, 2005, in Marion, the daughter of Brian M. and Glenda (Browder) Karnes. She was a kindergarten student.

Brianna is survived by her parents, Brian Karnes of Macedonia and Glenda Karnes of Sesser; her paternal grandparents, Daniel Karnes and wife Cynthia of Sesser and Karla Karnes of Kansas City, Mo.; a brother, Brian M. Karnes II of Sesser; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be held Sunday at 1 p.m. at Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro with the Rev. Paul Reynolds officiating. Burial will be at Brady Cemetery in Akin.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. Sunday until the time of services at the funeral home.

Memorials may be given to the Brianna Mae Karnes Scholarship Fund or the family and will be accepted at Gholson Funeral Home.

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