Carol Jean Grier
Carol Jean Grier of Beaverton died, after a brief illness at home, with family at her side. She was 96.
Carol was a blogger, an author, an image consultant, a drama teacher, actress and director. She also owned cookie and clothing businesses.
She was born Carol Jean Fisk to Sarah Elizabeth Pinson and Carl Fisk in Orofino, Idaho. She spent her early childhood there before moving to Yosemite, Calif., where she attended grade school. She wound up in Portland, where she graduated from Grant High School, later obtaining a Bachelor of Arts Degree and a Master of Arts Degree from PSU. She married Theodore Bruce Mesch in 1943. They were divorced.
She married "the love of her life" Dugald Hill Grier Jr., in 1965. He died in 2002.
Carol had one son, James Theodore Mesch, who was born in1944, and died in 1988. She is survived by a loving extended family.