Carlene Dennison March
Carlene Dennison March
  • August 4, 1929 - December 27, 2017
  • Jackson, Tennessee

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Funeral services for Carlene Dennison March, age 87 of Jackson, will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 29, 2017 at George A. Smith and Sons North Chapel with Rev. John White officiating. Burial will follow in Lexington City Cemetery.
Mrs. March passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at Vanco Manor in Goodlettsville, TN.
Carlene was born on August 4, 1929 in Corpus Christi, TX, the daughter of the late Orvie and Hazel Bradford Dennison. She married Robert Bennett March on August 26, 1950. In 1964, she became the first female principal in Fairfax County, Virginia. Carlene was an active lady, she was a yoga teacher, director of an employment agency, and owned a wallpaper and paint store in Memphis. She traveled extensively with her husband all over the world. In later years, she enjoyed playing bridge at her residence at the Jackson Meadows.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert March and daughter in law, Jan March.
She is survived by her sons, Brad March (Sheila) of Nashville and John March of Jackson; four grandchildren, Nick March, Matt March, Andrew March, Katie March; three great grandchildren, Chloe March, Caitlin March, and Langston March.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. at George A. Smith and Sons North Chapel.