Roslyn C. Jackson

August 7th, 1947November 2nd, 2020

Roslyn C. Jackson, 73 of Louisville, passed away November 2, 2020 at her home. Roslyn was born August 7, 1947 in Philadelphia, PA to Edmund and Willa Cross. She grew up in Philadelphia and earned a Bachelors in social work from Temple University in 1970.

On September 11, 1971 Roslyn married John Jackson in Philadelphia. They moved to Pittsburgh in 1978 and later to Louisville, CO in 1983. Roslyn worked for the Boulder Mental Health Center as a social worker for over ten years. She enjoyed reading, drawing and art. Roslyn had a strong faith and was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother.

She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Edmund Cross, Jr. She is survived by her beloved husband of 49 years, John Jackson, their two children: John Jackson, Jr. and Janelle Jackson, two grandchildren; Elias and Olivia,  and one sister, Agnes White of Arlington, VA.


Funeral servie will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 13, 2020 at Darrell Howe Mortuary with interment to follow at Louisville Cemetery. 

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Dear John, I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences go out to you, your children and grandchildren. May Roslyn's soul rest in peace, and may she rise in glory. Praying for your peace and comfort, Charlene Mitchell Wiltshire
Dear John, I am deeply saddened by your loss in Roslyn's death. We send up our prayers for the repose of her soul, and for the comfort of you and of your children. With our love, Angus & Judie