Doris Mullinax

Doris Lanier Mullinax

Saturday, July 20th, 1940 Sunday, May 12th, 2019

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Obituary for Doris Lanier Mullinax

Blacksburg, South Carolina -- Mrs. Doris Virginia Lanier Mullinax, 78, of 722 Bear Creek Road, passed away on May 12, 2019, at Cherokee Medical Center.

Born in Gaffney, she was the widow of the late John Henry Mullinax and the daughter of the late William "Obie" Lanier and Lillie Cobb Lanier. Doris was a member of Cherokee Falls Christian Fellowship Church. She worked at Magnolia Finishing for over 30 years.

Mrs Mullinax was also preceded in death by four brothers, Frank, Lester, Clemath, and Russell Lanier.

Mrs. Mullinax is survived by her loving son, Tim Mullinax and his wife, Rebecca and her daughter, Carol Mullinax and husband, James. In addition, she left behind her grandchildren, Shelley Hansen, Shiane Fowler and husband, Chase, Leah, Emmie, and Jamie Mullinax, Bailey Duncan, and Austin Martin. She also left behind her great-grandchildren whom she adored, Conner, JC, and Mason Hansen, and Jaelyn and Addie Daves, and she was waiting on her newest great-grandchild, Shiloh Fowler. She was also survived by her brother, Curley Lanier and wife, Rena.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 pm at Gordon Mortuary, 400 West Cherokee Street, Blacksburg, SC 29702. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Cherokee Fallls Christian Fellowship Church. Interment will be Hambright Cemetery with Revs. Gregg Martin, Willie Lanier, and Lucky Earls officiating. Anthony Lanier, Austin Martin, Terry Martin, Chase Fowler, Chris Manning, Chris Parker, and Flo Ramsey will serve as pallbearers.

The family will be the residence of Tim Mullinax, 382 Old Factory Road, Blacksburg, SC.

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Gordon Mortuary
    400 West Cherokee Street
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
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    Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Christian Fellowship Church
    615 Peeler Road
    Blacksburg, SC
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    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
    Rev. Gregg Martin
    Rev. Willie Lanier
    Rev. Lucky Earls
  • Interment

    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 |
    Hambright Cemetery
    615 Peeler Road
    Blacksburg, South Carolina
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    Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

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Kim Sanders

So sorry to hear of Doris' passing. I worked with her and Magnolia and thought the world of her. She was always kind and had a great sense of humor.
Comment | Posted at 12:12pm via Condolence

Kim Sanders

Prayers to the family
Posted at 12:13pm

Rene Batchler

I am so sorry to hear of Doris' passing. I worked with her at Magnolia Finishing. Thoughts and prayers to all of her family.
Comment | Posted at 07:17am via Condolence

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