Corrie Evelyn Barnes

SHANNON – Corrie Evelyn Barnes, 63, died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born Dec. 9, 1949, to William Howard Young and Mary Francis Young in Egypt, Miss.

She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church in Tupelo under the leadership of Pastor McKinney. Early in life she was a nurse assistant and she loved to care for her patients. She loved her family very much, especially her grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Dominion and Power Ministries in Tupelo with Pastor Cartesia D. Jones officiating. Burial will be in the Verona Cemetery. Agnew & Sons Funeral Home of Verona is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include her husband, Leslie E. Jackson of Shannon; two daughters, Sarah (Marvett) Terry and Corrie Hawkins, both of Shannon; one son, Darrell Robinson Barnes of Shannon; three sisters, Elaine Moore, Mary (Alvin) Harper and Gloria Young, all of St. Louis; one brother, William Melvin Young of St. Louis; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two God sisters, Yvonne (Thomas) Hooper and Della W. Hooper.

Visitation will be from 1 until 4 Friday, with family hour from 5 until 6 p.m.

Family and friends may sign the guest registry at

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