Geraldine L. Risley, 80, retired registered nurse

SHALLOTTE — Geraldine L. Risley, 80, died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021. Born Nov. 17, 1940, in Brunswick County, she was a daughter of John Lancaster and Susie Clemmons Lancaster. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, James Kevin Risley. She was a registered nurse.

Surviving are her husband, Andrew “Andy” Rising; sons, Keith Hatcher (Cinna) of Supply and Greg Risley (Christina) of Minneapolis, Minnesota; daughters, Pamela Hatcher (Shawn VanHulst) of Raleigh, Denise Risley (Will McTarsney) of Beacon, New York, and Cheryl Hughes (Vinnie) of Rockville, Maryland; and 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

At this time, services will be private. A celebration of life will announced at a later date.

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