CHARLOTTE - Cora Lea Laughter Mullis, 80, of 2317 Belmeade Drive, passed away July 1, 2013.
She was born in Spindale, N.C., daughter of the late Henry and Mary Foster Laughter.
She was preceded in death by four sisters, Gladys Baker, Dorothy Correll, Helen Foard, Jackie Steen; one brother, Harvey Laughter.
She is survived by her husband, Burette Franklin "Doc" Mullis; two daughters, Vicki Teresa Mullis of Charlotte and Deborah R. Aguirre and husband David of Belmont; two sons, Frank and Jeffrey Mullis both of Charlotte; three grandchildren, Carla Mullis of Boone, Steven Mullis of Ridgeville, S.C. and Christopher Aguirre of Belmont; one sister, Ailene Friday of Stanley; two brothers, Franklin Laughter of Concord and Donald Laughter of Tennessee.
A service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Mullis will be held 3 p.m. Friday at the Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly.
Burial will follow at Hillcrest Gardens Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Condolence messages may be left at www.woodlawnfuneral.org.
Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly is serving the family.