Carol Jackson, 68, of Zumbrota, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Zumbrota.
Carol Jean Rubin was born on March 25, 1951, in Pine Island to Raymond and Julia (née Barthelomew) Rubin. Carol grew up in Pine Island and on Feb. 10, 1975, married Stanley Jackson in Sioux Falls, S.D. They made their home in Zumbrota. Carol worked at the Coffee Mill restaurant and then Walmart North in Rochester for almost 15 years, when she decided it was finally time to retire.
Carol enjoyed traveling with her late mother-in-law, Verna Jackson. She also enjoyed bingo, Treasure Island slots, Walmart and spending time with family, especially grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Carol was also well known for her macaroni salad.
Carol is survived by her husband, Stanley; daughters, Shawn (Mike) Nobel of Rochester, Tina (Tim) Hunsucker of Zumbrota, and Paula (Akeem) Jackson-Aderogba of Rochester; son, Stanley Jackson Jr. of Plymouth; grandchildren, Chris Nobel of Dodge Center, Ashley Hart of Rochester, Aaron (Anna) Groth of Leavenworth, Kan., Tony Smith of Rochester, Brandy Smith (friend Lane Schlobohm) of Dover, Nicole Groth (fiancé Dylan Seifert) of Kenyon, Angela Dhaliwal (friend Erik Flodman) of Utah, and Gabe Hunsucker; great-grandchildren, Brody, Emmett, Cash and Lincoln;
Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Julia; brothers, Herman, Charlie and Leo Rubin; and sister, Virginia Jackson.
The memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Zumbrota, with Pastor Eric Westlake officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at Mahn Family Funeral Home-Larson Chapel in Zumbrota, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Online condolences are welcome and may be written at mahnfamilyfuneralhome.com.