Lula Belle Rushing Mullis
Mrs. Mullis, 93, of Charlotte, NC died July 9, 2010 at Sharon Towers Retirement Center where she had been living for the past 4 years. Before moving to Sharon Towers, she resided with her late daughter, Billie W. Batchelor, at her home in Charlotte.
Mrs. Mullis was born December 20, 1917 in Mecklenburg County. She was the daughter of the late Cyrus A. and Jane K. Rushing. She was the widow of the late Paul B. Mullis.
Mrs. Mullis was a member of Sharon Presbyterian Church.
She was employed with Mercy Hospital as a secretary before retiring after 20 years of service.
A service to celebrate the life of Mrs. Mullis will be held at 2:00pm, Saturday, July 10, 2010 from the graveside at Sharon Memorial Park. Officiating will be Rev. Ron Nelson, Sharon Presbyterian Church, and Rev. Steven Edward Williams, Pine Branch Baptist Church, Spruce Pine, NC.
Friends may call on the family of Mrs. Mullis at McEwen Funeral Service, Charlotte Chapel from 1:00-1:45pm.
Twelve nieces and six nephews survive Mrs. Mullis.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sharon Presbyterian Church, 5201 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC 28010 or
Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region, 1420 East Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.
Published in Charlotte Observer on July 10, 2010