Carolyn Olson, 70, of Snook in Burleson County, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday July 1, 2011.
A graveside service is set for 10 A.M. Thursday, July 7, 2011 at Bryan City Cemetery with Bro. Rod Hobson officiating.
Carolyn was a dance instructor for the Jane Lee School of Dancing for many years after performing in a professional ballet group for a short period of time in the mid 1960’s. Later in life, she became an accomplished cross-stitcher and produced many beautiful pieces of cross-stitched artwork. She held a very strong belief and faith in Jesus Christ as her Savior and Lord.
She was preceded in death by her mother Lurethra and her father James A. McDonald. Survivors include her husband, Jimmy K. Olson of Snook, Texas; sons and daughter-in-laws, Ashley and Faith Alexander of Clinton, Tennessee; Jason and Donna Alexander of Snook, Texas; Chris and Maria Olson of Cypress, Texas; daughters and son-in-laws Robin and Robert Von Heeder of Cypress, Texas; Megan (Olson) and Bobby Collins of Houston, Texas; brother and sister-in-law, James D. and Gerlenda McDonald of Bryan; sister and brother-in-law, Cheryl “Shay” and Leonard Worsham of Tomball, Texas; and six grandchildren.
Memorials in Carolyn’s name may be made to a charity of the person’s choice in lieu of flowers.