James "Jim" Carey

Friday, May 11, 2012

James "Jim" Carey, age 57, died May 5, 2012, at his home in Etowah.

Mr. Carey was born in Jefferson City, Mo., to James and Rhudene Carey. He was a retired policeman and retired truck driver and of the Baptist faith.

Mr. Carey was preceded in death by his parents, James Carey and Rhudene Carey Bennett.

He is survived by his wife, Kemberly Holt Carey of the home; four daughters, Deanna (William) Tyer of Yazoo City, Miss., Beth (John) Tackett of Pontotoc, Miss., Jennifer (Chris) Beasley of Flora, Miss., and Candace Carey of Bentonia, Miss.; two sisters, Janice Stroud of Harrisburg and Sherry Oatsvall of Etowah; one brother Mac (Katie) Carey of Lepanto, and grandchildren, Cody, Cameron, Hayden and Bailee Tyer of Yazoo City, Allison and Alana Tackett of Pontotoc and Dalton and Logan Beasley of Flora.

The funeral was held May 7, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola with Bro. Randy Johnson officiating. Burial was in Garden Point Cemetery in Etowah.