Deanna Elizabeth Thomas Mullis
FORT MILL — Mrs. Mullis, 70, died Monday, October 13, 2008 at Piedmont Medical Center.
A funeral service will be held 12:15 pm Thursday, October 16, 2008 at Independent Bible Baptist Church with Pastor Jason Coley officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
A native of Burnsville, NC, Mrs. Mullis was the daughter of the late Clarence N. Thomas and Wilma Taylor Thomas. She was a member of Independent Bible Baptist Church where she served as Sunday school teacher. She loved cooking, canning and gardening.
Mrs. Mullis is survived by her husband, Ben C. Mullis of the home; her son, Ben C. Mullis Jr. and his wife, Laura of Fort Mill; daughters, Denise Broome and her husband, Jamie of Fort Mill; Sherry Reed and her husband, Steve of York, SC; and Mary Walker and her husband, Jerry of Gastonia, NC; two brothers, Robert Thomas of Pageland, SC and Nelson Thomas of Burnsville, NC; three sisters, Myra Dalgleish of Polkton, NC; Ollie Mae Long of Monroe, NC; and Joyce Dennis of Lilesville, NC; ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Michael R. Mullis, her daughter, Deborah Jean Wallace, granddaughter, Angel Wallace and her sister, Louise Hildreth.
The family will receive friends from 11-12 noon Thursday, October 16, 2008 at Independent Bible Baptist Church, 17025 Lancaster Hwy, Charlotte, NC 28277.
Memorials may be made to Independent Bible Baptist Church, 17025 Lancaster Hwy., Charlotte, NC 28277.
Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be made at www.greenefuneralhome.net.
Published in Charlotte Observer on 10/15/2008