Carmen Renee DeVore Carney, age 53, resident of Collierville, Tennessee and wife of Robert Carney, departed this life Saturday, January 2, 2021 at her home.
Carmen was born May 25, 1967 in Memphis, Tennessee, the daughter of Linda Starnes DeVore Churchill and the late Melvin Christopher DeVore. She graduated from Collierville High School and was married August 15, 1987 to Robert Carney. She was strong in her faith and was a member of Compassion Church in Germantown, Tennessee, and was a homemaker throughout her life. Carmen’s favorite holiday was Christmas and she loved decorating with her family. She was a great cook who enjoyed listening to 80’s and 90’s country music, crafts and watching Disney movies. Mrs. Carney enjoyed watching fish in aquariums and was an awesome Uno player. She had a special love for her family and providing for them.
Mrs. Carney is survived by her husband of 33 years, Robert Carney; four children, Bobby Carney, Rebecca Pullen (Jon), Kristie Carney and Scottie Carney; her sister, Rhonda Perkins (Van); two nephews, Chris Perkins (Miranda) and Matt Perkins; and her pet dog, Moxie. She was preceded in death by two dogs, Itchee and Rebel.
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