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Terrie Lynn Harrison

June 24, 1963 — October 13, 2023



Terrie Lynn Harrison, born Teri Lynn McIntyre on June 24, 1963, in Anderson, IN, passed away unexpectedly on October 13, 2023, in Anderson, IN. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and friend who will be deeply missed by all who knew her.


Terrie had a fulfilling career in Customer Service for many years. Known for her exceptional interpersonal skills and dedication to helping others, she made a positive impact on countless individuals throughout her professional life. Teri's warm and caring nature made her an invaluable asset to the organizations she worked for.


Outside of her career, Terrie had a zest for life that was truly infectious. She had a love for cooking and delighted in preparing meals for her loved ones. Teri also enjoyed spending time at the lakes and experiencing the thrill of riding motorcycles. These activities brought her immense joy and allowed her to embrace the beauty of the world around her.


Described as someone who lived life to the fullest, Terrie had a big heart and never met a stranger. Her compassionate and involved nature meant that she always lent a helping hand to those in need. Terrie’s genuine care for others extended beyond acquaintances; she treated everyone she encountered with kindness and respect. Her great energy was contagious and brought light into the lives of those who were fortunate enough to cross paths with her.


Terrie held a special place in her heart for her family. Spending time with her son Benjamin Cortez and granddaughters Lilliana Cortez and Isabella Cortez brought immense happiness into her life. She cherished every moment they shared together, creating lasting memories that will be treasured by her loved ones.


She was preceded in death by her brother Jack McIntyre, father Kelse McIntyre, as well as her grandparents Thomas and Addy Boaz and Bill and Cordie McIntyre. She is survived by her son Benjamin Cortez, granddaughters Lillianna Cortez and Isabella Cortez, special friend and granddaughter’s mom, Victoria Cortez, her mother Helen Monrreal, her brother Jim McIntyre (Betty), her sister Janet Garmon, her sister Patty Cook (JC), her brother Bill McIntyre (Malea), her sister Tammy McIntyre, her brother Allen McIntyre (Lora), her sister Shawn Riddle (David), and several nieces and nephews. Terrie’s love and presence will forever live on in the hearts of her family and friends.


In conclusion, Terrie Lynn Harrison was a remarkable individual who touched the lives of many. Her vivacious personality and unwavering kindness left an indelible mark on all who had the pleasure of knowing her. Despite the unexpected nature of her passing, Terrie’s memory will continue to serve as a beacon of love and inspiration for years to come. She will be remembered as someone who lived life to the fullest, embraced each day with an open heart, and radiated positivity to all around her.

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