BAMBERG, S.C. - Betty Jeanne "B.J." Mullis McGinnis, 72, passed away peacefully on Jan. 6, 2016, at her home.
She was born in Charlotte, daughter of the late W.Roscoe Mullis and Louise G. Mullis.
Mrs. McGinnis was a graduate of Pfeiffer College with a degree in Secretarial Science. She was a mem-ber of WMU-Action I, Dirt Dabblers Garden Club, Lions Club and the Hospital Auxiliary.
A private service will be held at her home.
Survivors include her husband, Mr. Jake Allen McGinnis Jr., cousins, Wayne (Keta) Mullis and Shirley (Neal) Carnes; her aunt, Myrtle Freeman; sister-in-law, Janet Forte; brother-in-law, Eddie (Cecilia) McGinnis and the love of her life, faithful dog, Dee Oh Gee.
Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 355, Bamberg, S.C. 29003.
Cooner Funeral Home LLC, is assisting the family.
Published by Gaston Gazette on Jan. 8, 2016.