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Cage-Mills Funeral Directors

4901 Everhart Road, Corpus Christi, TX

OBITUARY

Carlene Marie Jackson

August 20, 1953March 8, 2020
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CARLENE MARIE JACKSON, 66 of Corpus Christi, TX, passed away surrounded by loving arms that carefully lifted her to the Lord on March 8, 2020. She was born in Houston, TX on August 20, 1953 to Alvin & Eldrid Schilhab. Carlene graduated from El Campo High School and attended Wharton County Junior College. She was married to James Elzner for 22 years. She had a career as an I.T. Specialist with The Civil Service for 35 years with the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi. She was a member of a quilting association and had a passion for The Hill Country, for planning and taking family vacations, quilting, scrabble, being at deer camp, riding the four-wheelers, and gardening. She was preceded in death by her Father Alvin Raymond Schilhab, and her sister Ramona Elizabeth Schilhab. She is survived by her husband, James Elzner; Mother, Eldrid Schilhab; her step-daughter, Renee Albrecht; her step-son, Jerry Elzner; her brother, Lonnie Schilhab; Sisters, Christine (Jon) Ward, Teresa (Toby) Bolton, Patty (Gerald) Tufro; Nephews: Coby Bolton, Blake Bolton, Matthew (Kaitlyn) Schilhab, and Luke Schilhab; Great-nieces: Madilyn and Emersyn Schilhab; Great-Nephew, Nash Schilhab. The family would like to thank the doctors and all staff at Christus Spohn Hospital who made this journey with Carlene. Visitation will be held at Cage-Mills Funeral Directors, 4901 Everhart Road, Corpus Christi, TX on Friday, March 13, 2020 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Holy Rosary at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 2233 Waldron Road, Corpus Christi, TX, 78418 on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at: www.cagemillsfuneraldirectors.com

  • FAMILY

  • Alvin Schilhab, Father (deceased)
  • Ramona Elizabeth Schilhab, Sister (deceased)
  • James Elzner, Husband
  • Eldrid Schilhab, Mother
  • Renee Albrecht, Step-daughter
  • Jerry Elzner, Step-son
  • Lonnie Schilhab, Brother
  • Christine (Jon) Ward, Sister
  • Teresa (Toby) Bolton, Sister
  • Patty (Gerald) Tufro, Sister
  • Coby Bolton, Nephew
  • Blake Bolton, Nephew
  • Matthew (Kaitlyn) Schilhab, Nephew
  • Luke Schilhab, Nephew
  • Madilyn Schilhab, Great niece
  • Emersyn Schilhab, Great niece
  • Nash Schilhab, Great nephew
  • Emersyn Schilhab, Great niece
  • Nash Schilhab, Great nephew
  • Car

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 13, 2020
  • Holy Rosary Saturday, March 14, 2020
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, March 14, 2020

Memories

Carlene Marie Jackson

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Mary Margaret Northington

March 13, 2020

God Speed Carlene, you gave me many precious gifts, as my true friend.
FAITH, HOPE and the greatest gift LOVE.
May God Bless your Family and bring them Peace, especially your sweet mom.
I know you will watch over us with Mona and Jesus.
I never asked you why you were so good to me!
I will always Love You, Carlene and Thanks for the Memories.
Thank you,
Mary Margaret

Patty Tufro

March 13, 2020

Come on Carlene let's go, reply would always be, "ok, just a minute".

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