Verna Walls Carmon, 97, was born Jan. 19, 1908, in Williamson County, Tenn., and died July 2, 2005, in Paragould. She was married to James Hubert Carmon on May 3, 1930, in Paragould. To this union four children were born.
Survivors include four children; J.W. Carmon and wife Marge of Paragould, Harold Dean Carmon and wife, Jean of Gossnell, Jack Dempsey Carmon and wife, Lenora of Hardy and Patsy Ann Carmon Meyers of O'Fallon, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Carmon; a son-in-law, Robert Meyers; and grandsons -- Jeff and Billy.
The funeral service was held July 30 at Heath Colonial Chapel with Rev. Troy Mackey officiating. Burial followed in the Greene County Memorial Gardens with arrangements under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Paragould.