Carolyn Geek, born in Brevard, NC, to the late Jesse and Iantha Scruggs, died peacefully at her home after a brief illness. She is survived by four children, David Geek (Susan) of Cary, Beth Magnin (John) of Punta Gorda, Fl, Allan Hale (Roxanne) of Linden, VA, and Nancy Piland (Craig) of Cary; 9 grandchildren, and 4 great grandchildren. After raising her children, she graduated from the University of Virginia and taught elementary school in Charlottesville. Following a move to Tucker, GA, she continued teaching in Dekalb Co. and obtained her Master's degree from Georgia State University. Carolyn loved spending time with her family, gardening, arranging flowers, traveling, and reading. She could almost always be found working in her beautiful yard. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held at Greenwood Forest Baptist Church in Cary on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 2:00.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brain Injury Association of NC, the Leukemia Society, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, or charity of your choice.