Eugenia Rae Karnes McCarty


April 22, 2013

Eugenia Rae Karnes McCarty, 42 of Milton passed away at home on April 16, 2013.

Gena was a daughter of Fred and Elenora McKeever Karnes born on November 26, 1970 in Huntington WV. She was a 1989 graduate of Milton High School, attended Marshall University (where she was a huge fan). She had worked at St. Mary’s Hospital in the ER and as a phlebotomist.

In addition to her parents, she will be missed by her son, Kevin Jax McCarty of Boone County, and her sister, Kimberly G. Karnes, of Milton.

Funeral service for Gena was at 1:00pm Saturday April 20, 2013 at Milton United Methodist Church, 1007 Church Street, Milton WV with Rev. Lynn Cartwright officiating. Burial followed in Forrest Memorial Park, Milton WV.

The family has suggested memorial contribution be made in Gena’s name to: Milton United Methodist Church, 1007 Church Street Milton WV 25541.

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Chapman Funeral Home, 3941 Teays Valley Road, Hurricane WV is handling arrangements for the family.