Ironwood State Prison reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Karrie (Jacquez) Hargrove on Jan. 23.

Officer Hargrove began her career on May, 3, 1999, as a Medical Technical Assistant (MTA) at California State Prison, Centinela.

She transferred to Ironwood State Prison on June 19, 2000, where she worked as an MTA; until she was appointed as a Correctional Officer on Feb. 12, 2007.  In June 2012, Officer Hargrove retired from CDCR.