Obituary for Marcia Grier
NEW BERN, NC
Ms. Marcia Ann Grier, 69, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, July 30, 2017. A native and longtime resident of Charlotte, Marcia was very active in her community, church and business. She was a graduate of Myer's Park HS, Sallins College, in Bristol, VA; University of Alabama, where she received her BA; and earned her MBA from Queens University in Charlotte in 1981. Marcia always had a love of numbers, becoming a Certified Financial Planner, Estate Planner, and started her own business, M. Grier Investment Counsel. She was a founding member and past president of Financial Planning Association of Charlotte. She was also very active in the Rotary International in Mecklenburg County, serving as past President of Charlotte North Rotary, past Assistant to District Governor (Dist. 7680), Paul Harris Fellow, Distinguished Rotarian Award, and Rotarian of the Year Award. never one to sit still, Marcia was also a Mecklenburg County Master Gardener, and active with the Myers Park Presbyterian Church. Upon her move to New Bern in 2005, she became involved the the New Bern Rotary Club, First Presbyterian Church of New Bern, and the Greenbrier Community.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be made to Rotary International One Rotary Center 1560 Sherman Ave. Evanston, IL 60201 www.endpolio.org ; or NC national Guard Museum 4105 Reedy Creek Rd. Raleigh, NC 27607. Online condolences may be made at www.pollockbest.com.
Marcia is survived by her son, Gary C. Spencer, and wife Kirsten of Raleigh, NC; her two grandchildren; and her sister, Faye Grier Bennett, of Inman, SC.
The family would like to give their heartfelt thank you to "Team Marcia" for all the care and comfort they provided.
Pollock~Best Funerals & Cremations is entrusted with the Grier Family.
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