Dexter, Carolyn Alberson

Mrs. Carolyn Alberson Dexter, age 65, of Jackson, died Sunday, May 15, 2011 at Sylvan Grove Hospital. She was born March 13, 1946 in Warner Robins. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church and a member of the Pairs and Spares Sunday School Class. She enjoyed living on the lake, spending time in the outdoors, and spending time with her family. Carolyn is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Nancy Dexter, of Forsyth; foster daughter, Angel Matthews, of Griffin; mother, Dorothy Coppage Alberson, of Jackson; granddaughter, Hailey Dexter; step-granddaughter, Melissa Reynolds; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Roy Alberson; two brothers, Robert Monroe Alberson and Jimmy Alberson. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 17, at Macedonia Baptist Church with the Rev. Lane Sanders and the Rev. Mark Powell officiating. She was to lie in state at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. Interment followed at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday evening. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.sherrellfh.com. Sherrell Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements.