Meet Our Team

Performance that Goes Beyond Your Car

Meet the Team Behind the Service at Barnes Crossing Kia

When it comes to you and your Kia, you deserve nothing less than the best, so turn to Barnes Crossing Kia for all of your service and repair needs. At our dealership, we’ve taken the time to assemble a team of qualified and conscientious technicians that have been expertly trained and love to help our customers.

We know that the words “Your vehicle needs service” can cause any car owner to roll their eyes. We work carefully and quickly to do our job correctly and get you back on the road. And most importantly, we take the stress and inconvenience out of the entire process.

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  • Baylee Brazeal

    Baylee Brazeal

    Service Advisor

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    Baylee Brazeal

    Baylee Brazeal

    Service Advisor

    From: Little Rock, AR
    Graduated: Mooreville
    Favorite Team: “Go Home Team!”
    Favorite Food: Donuts
    Favorite Movie: The Hangover
    First Car: Toyota 4Runner
    Favorite Kia: Sportage

  • Desmond Gardner

    Desmond Gardner

    Detail Manager

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    Desmond Gardner

    Desmond Gardner

    Detail Manager

    From: Tupelo, MS
    Graduated: Tupelo High School
    Favorite Team: University of Alabama
    Favorite Food: Soul Food
    Favorite Movie: Shottas
    First Car: 1985 Chevy Caprice
    Favorite Kia: Kia Stinger
    Hobby: Playing Sports

  • Merica Phillips

    Merica Phillips

    Service Advisor

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    Merica Phillips

    Merica Phillips

    Service Advisor

    From: Baldwyn
    Graduated: NEMCC
    Favorite Team: MSU
    Favorite Food: Carbs
    Favorite Movie: The Secret Garden
    First Car: Mustang
    Favorite Kia: Telluride
    Hobby: Rescuing Stray Animals

  • Lea Masengill

    Lea Masengill

    Administrative Assistant

    Lea Masengill

    Lea Masengill

    Administrative Assistant

Kia America, Inc. (KUS) may, from time to time, provide preliminary templates for its authorized dealers (“Dealers”) to use for a variety of advertising or marketing purposes (“Templates”). Such Templates are, if provided, for the convenience of Dealers and are intended to facilitate advertising marketing efforts; provided, however, that Dealers are not required to use such Templates, or any part thereof, for advertising or marketing or any other purpose. In the event KUS provides any Templates to Dealers, (a) KUS does not represent or warrant that any such Templates comply with any applicable law, including without limitation any advertising laws or state regulations, and (b) Dealers are solely responsible for ensuring that the Templates and any use of the Templates for advertising or marketing complies with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

Contact Us

Phone Numbers:Sales Hours:
  • Mon - Sat8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Service Hours:
  • Mon - Fri8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • SunClosed
Parts Hours:
  • Mon - Fri8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sat8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • SunClosed

Barnes Crossing Kia 34.3116044, -88.6971632.