On August 20, 2003, SOPHIE CARNES OF Bel Air, MD, beloved wife of Elmer J. Carnes; devoted mother of Patricia S. Mattes and her husband Frank L. Mattes. Also survived by two grandchildren Frank J. Mattes, Sr., and his wife Sandra, and Michael P. Mattes and his wife Tanya and six great-grandchildren, Melanie Hoos, Kathleen Hoos, Mark Hoos, Frank J. Jr., Michael E. and Alex P. Mattes and a loving friend Butch Stiller. Services will be held at the family owned McComas Funeral Home, Abingdon, MD on Monday, August 25 at 10 AM. Interment will be in Bel Air Memorial Gardens, Bel Air, MD. Friends may call at the Funeral Home in Abingdon on Saturday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM and Sunday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM. Those who desire may contribute to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 572, Bel Air, MD 21014.