Laura Hodges

KINGS MOUNTAIN - Laura Ann Hodges, 71, passed away Jan. 28, 2013, at Peak Resources in Shelby.

She was born May 7, 1941, in Cherokee County, S.C., to the late John Franklin Coyle, Jr. and Sarah Elizabeth Adair Coyle.

Laura was formerly employed by Anvil Knits and more recently at KFC in Kings Mountain. She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her son, Michael Wade McEntyre of Kings Mountain; brother, John Coyle of Rock Hill, SC; sister, Becky Melton of Kings Mountain; nieces, Gina Melton Flowers of Cramerton, Kim Melton of Kings Mountain; nephews, Sam Melton of Kings Mountain, Jeff Melton of Raleigh; special friend and caregiver, Suzanne Myers.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Wade McEntyre, second husband, Henry Dillon Hodges; sister, Brenda Melton Puryer.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150.

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Arrangements by Sisk-Butler Funeral Home, Bessemer City.

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Sisk-Butler Funeral Home
PO Box 366 Bessemer City, NC 28016

Published in Gaston Gazette on Jan. 30, 2013