Mrs. Tracy Elizabeth Garrison Riley, age 49 of 940 Cokesbury Rd., Fuquay-Varina, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Friday, May 3, 2013 at her home.
Tracy was born October 8, 1963 in Columbia County, New York the daughter of Lowell Potts Garrison & Betty Ann Gryer Garrison. Tracy was born in Hudson, NY and moved to Cary, NC in 1976. She graduated from Cary High School in 1981, then met and married her husband, Kevin Riley in 1983. Their Daughter Kacy was born in 1997, and Tracy retired to become a full-time mother and home maker in 2000.
Tracy was a retired owner of Tracy’s Studio of Dance in Cary, NC, which she operated for over 21 years. She began her career while still in high school, teaching at the Leocarter School of Dance in Raleigh and Clinton, NC.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. at 940 Cokesbury Rd., in Fuquay-Varina.
Family and Friends are invited to attend and to bring a live perennial plant for the creation of a memorial garden.
Tracy is survived by: her husband: Kevin Riley of the home; a daughter, Kacy Riley of Fuquay-Varina, NC; parents, Betty Ann and Lowell Garrison of Cary, NC; sister, Stephanie Havlik and (husband) Robert of Cary, NC; brother, Martin Garrison of Cary, NC. Among others who will miss her are a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends.
A Service of Cromartie Miller & Lee Funerals and Cremations in Dunn, NC.