Vernie Mae Cornes
Vernie Mae Cornes, 97, of Merryville, LA., went to be with her Lord and Savior, Saturday, Nov. 16, while residing at Becky’s Private Home in Orange.
She was a native of Merryville, born April 17, 1916 to the late Laura Josephine (Cooley) and Andrew Jackson Jeans. She had lived in the Orange area 33 years, and 38 years in Merryville. She was a faithful and active member of Boxwood Church of Christ. Vernie enjoyed gardening and spending as much of her time fishing. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be missed dearly.