Carolyn Ambler
November 21, 1947  -  May 27, 2018

Carolyn Ambler

RushingEstesKnowles Mortuary
220 S. Getty St.
Uvalde, TX  78801
Friday, June 1, 2018
1:00-9:00 pm
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First United Methodist Church of Uvalde
301 N. High
Uvalde, TX  78801
Saturday, June 2, 2018
2:00 PM
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Uvalde Cemetery
Hwy 90 West
Uvalde, TX  78801
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Carolyn Ambler of Carrollton, formerly of Uvalde, passed away on May 27, 2018 in Carrollton. She was born on November 21, 1947 in Uvalde to Fredrick Summerfield Mason and Baby Lea McFadin Mason. She graduated from Uvalde High School and San Angelo State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. She taught school for many years and was an extremely loving and caring teacher. Foremost, she was an amazing mother and grandmother. She loved to cook and spend time with her family and pets. She is survived by her daughter, Jade Melton and husband, Eric of Carrollton; grandson, Payton Melton; and her beloved pets, Lucy and Charlie. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 2:00 PM at First United Methodist Church with burial to follow in Uvalde Cemetery. Rev. Steve Peyton will officiate. Pallbearers will be Vale Rodriguez, Jerry Kirby, Jared Kirby, Randol Kirby, Ryan Kirby, and Sal Armstrong.


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  1. Ana M Gomez
    Uvalde, TX

    I met Carolyn at crochet class she was always funny and in a joyful mood. I will never forget when we were working on shawls and were supposed to bring our project finished the following week. The week passed and carolyn showed up with her shawl but instead it was an afghan. I asked her what happened she said she started watching Elvis Presley and got to tapping with the music and before she knew it the shawl was an afghan. We laughed so hard she will be truly missed.

  2. Margie Resma and Family
    Uvalde, TX

    Jade your mother was a beautiful person. And she will be missed . I want to let you know I don’t go to funerals. I like to remember the person the way they where. Just know we loved your mother very much. All the prayers to you and your family.

  3. Travis Cooper II. (Trampas)
    Uvalde, TX

    Dear Jade,
    Your mom was a "hoot ". She gave me hell over my loud car but she was always the first to praise me for my accomplishments. She made this world a better place.

  4. BJ Cooper
    Uvalde, TX

    Dear Jade and family,
    Your mother was one of the most "awesome " women I have ever had the pleasure of calling my friend. She will be missed by many. She never met a stranger and would give her last dollar to anyone in need, but she never hesitated to tell you if she thought you needed to be straightened out. She was the original "tell it like it is " and " it is what it is". You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  5. Ken Damron
    Austin, TX

    Carolyn was a great friend and such a dear person. I'll miss her very much. Love to the family.

    Ken Damron

  6. Sweetie McNair
    Driscoll, TX

    Jade, I still cannot believe it. I am so sorry. I loved her so when we were younger and have so many great memories. I am sorry that i had not kept up better in the last few years. Aunt Babe was always my very favorite aunt in the whole world. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your gorgeous son and family. If I can help in any way, please call me. I will miss her!!!!!

  7. Bob and Cathie Lanier
    Carrollton, TX

    Dear Carolyn: There is a huge hole left in my heart. We will miss you so much. You have been such a special friend to us. May God be with your family during this difficult time. Love, Bob and Cathie

  8. Bob and Cathie Lanier
    Carrollton, TX

    Dear Carolyn: There is a huge hole left in my heart. We will miss you so much. You have been such a special friend to us. May God be with your family during this difficult time.

  9. Ronald Bingham
    Leakey, TX

    She was such a fun and loving person, we chatted all the time on Facebook! She will be greatly missed. Sleep with the angels sweet lady!

  10. David & Jo Thompson
    Princeton, TX

    Please accept our Condolences, Sympathies and Prayers for the Family and Friends of Carolyn Ambler during this time of loss.

    Psalm 23

  11. Jerry & Martha Fulenwider Kirby
    Pleasanton, TX

    I will miss my dear "Sister-Cousin" & friend deeply. Jade, Eric & Precious Payton we can't remove the heartache you're suffering , but we can surround you & with love & support every step of the way. Love to you all.

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