1925 - 2012|
Josephine Spiers Karnes, 87 passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at the Woodlands Retirement Community, Huntington, WV. She was born February 1, 1925 in Richmond, VA daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine Lewis Spiers. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Martin Edward Karnes; two brothers Joseph L. Spiers and M. Lewis Spiers; and a sister Elizabeth S. Prevatt. She is survived by her daughter Joanne Karnes (Edward)Gelin of Huntington, WV; two grandchildren Jessica Anne Gelin of Arlington, VA and Patrick (Jyll) Burns and one great grandson Jackson Burns of Wilmington, NC. A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to the Hospice of Huntington. Hall Funeral Home, Proctorville, Ohio assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/hall.