Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

February 14, 2014

Carolyn (Allen) Woodson

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Mrs. Carolyn (Allen) Woodson, age 66, of Jacksonville, Texas, passed away on February 12, 2014. 

A memorial service will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, February 15, 2014, at Central Baptist Church Jacksonville with Pastor Stephen James and Pastor Darin Wood officiating.    

She was born on August 19, 1947, in Tyler, Texas, to James “Pete” Merlon Allen and Ruth Juanita (Carroll) Allen.  She married Jack Woodson on February 4, 1967, in Tyler, Texas.  Carolyn was a loving wife, Mama to two sons and one grandson, and Mimi to her other grandson and granddaughter.

Mrs. Woodson worked many years as an administrative assistant, and spent her last years working as a teacher’s aide at East Side Elementary in Jacksonville, Texas.  She is a follower of Christ, and was a member of Central Baptist Church and the Naomi Sunday School Class.

Mrs. Woodson was preceded in death by her husband Jack, her parents and sister.

She is survived by son, Todd Woodson and wife, Heather, of Garland, Texas; son, Matt Woodson and wife, Irene, of Jacksonville, Texas; grandson, Zach Woodson, of Jacksonville; grandchildren, Jack and Abby Woodson, of Garland, Texas; and several other loving relatives.     Memorial donations to honor Carolyn may be made to the Youth Fund of Central Baptist Church, 1909 East Rusk Street, Jacksonville, Texas 75766.