Carol Devonne Jensen
Carol Devonne Jensen passed away Sunday, April 23, 2006, at her Grand Junction home. She was born May 16, 1956, to Douglas and Lorna Lawyer in Albuquerque, N.M. The family lived in several states before settling in New Castle in 1972. Carol graduated from Rifle High School in 1974. She married Russell Jensen in 1976. They had two children, Akasha Croy, of Silt, and Cuoy Jensen, of Rifle. Carol and Russell later divorced.Carol was a very outgoing and energetic person. She loved the outdoors and spending time with her family and friends. She especially loved to make time to travel to Mexico. Carol worked and lived all over the state of Colorado until she returned to Glenwood Springs. She then became manager for the Springs Sports Bar. Carol also lived in the warm sun of Arizona and with her parents in Grand Junction. She was a very talented artist and crafter who bestowed her creations upon family and friends. She was a loving and devoted grandmother.She is survived by her children; brother Guy (Jackie) Lawyer, of Stillwater, Okla.; sister Gail (Tony) Manuppella, of Parachute; and grandchildren Jesse Brownell, Breanna Jensen, Wesley Croy, Kalib Croy and Elly Croy.Cremation has taken place. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. Friday at the Farnum-Holt Funeral Home Chapel, 405 W. Seventh St., in Glenwood Springs. A reception will follow at the Crystal River Baptist Church, 2632 Highway 133 in Carbondale.Farnum-Holt Funeral Home has been entrusted with the memorial service arrangements.
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