Euree McManus Carnes

Mrs. Euree McManus Carnes, age 92, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at her home.
She was born May 10, 1921 in Lancaster, the daughter of the late John W. McManus and Lissie McManus McManus and was the wife of the late Woodrow Wilson Carnes. Mrs. Carnes was a homemaker and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.
Mrs. Carnes is survived by two daughters, Cordelia "DeeDee" Newton and Trudy D. Carnes, both of Lancaster; a daughter-in-law, Jinx Catoe Carnes of Lancaster; a brother, Kelly McManus of Lancaster; a sister, Azilee Rich of Lancaster; six grandchildren, Adrian Carnes and his wife, Grace, David Carnes and his wife, Jamie, Penny Preslar and her husband, Cameron, Rick Gainey and his wife, Crystal, Mark Newton and his wife, Kaye, and Sharon Lowery and her husband, Mike; and 12 great-grandchildren, Jody Carnes and his wife, Myra, Haley Baerga, Trenton Carnes, Casey Carnes, Hannah Gainey, Stephen Gainey, Seth Gainey, Ian Gainey, Michael Lowery and his wife, Lindsay, Justin Lowery and his wife, Kelly, Jeremy Newton and Hunter Newton.
Mrs. Carnes was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Wilson Carnes; a son, Mickey Wilson Carnes; seven brothers, Roy McManus, Toy McManus, Ira McManus, J.W. McManus, Ray McManus, David McManus and Roddey McManus; and six sisters, Leila Carroll, Inez Carnes, Catherine Gaskins, Edna Whitaker, Katie Hammond and Frankie Couch.
The celebration of life funeral service for Mrs. Carnes will be 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at Bethlehem Baptist Church by the Revs. Chris Miles and Jason Myers. Burial will follow at Lancaster Memorial Park.
The family of Mrs. Carnes will receive friends one hour before the service, from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, in the family life center and suggest memorials be made to Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1841 N. Rocky River Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.
An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at
Burgess Funeral Home and Crematory, 1800 Charlotte Highway, Lancaster, is caring for the family of Mrs. Carnes.

Funeral Home

Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory
1800 Charlotte Highway  Lancaster, SC 29720
Published in The Lancaster News on Jan. 8, 2014