Carolyn Jane Peterson, age 81, of Pagosa Springs, Colorado, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2018 in Pagosa Springs. She was born May 2, 1937 in Texas to Frank William and Sallie Bell Towers Jackson. She was a retired librarian. At her request, no formal service will be held. She will be interred in the family plot at Evergreen Cemetery in Paris, Texas. Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Peterson. She is survived by a sister, Patricia Ann Jackson Stinson-Switzer of Krum, TX as well as several nieces and nephews.