Mrs. Myrtle Jeanette Stephens Carnes, 87, of Royston, GA passed away on Friday, February 26, 2021, at the St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia, GA. A graveside service for Mrs. Carnes will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, in the Rose Hill Cemetery with Rev. Cory Pulliam officiating. The family is at their respective homes. Mrs. Carnes will lie in state at Pruitt Funeral Home from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Monday afternoon. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.pruittfhroyston.com. Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston, GA is in charge of arrangements.