ROCK HILL -- Mrs. Myrtle Ellen Ludlam, 76, of 2629 Harmony Road died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007, at home.
The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, at Mercy Baptist Church, 6028 Fair Haven Road, Charlotte, NC 28213, with the Revs. Roland Dry and Terry Bowen officiating. Burial will take place at Plaza Road Baptist Church, 7041 The Plaza, Charlotte, N.C.
Mrs. Ludlam was a native of Mecklenburg County, N.C., and was a daughter of the late Thomas Welch Helms and the late Mary Ethel Sherin Helms. She attended Inspiration Baptist in Rock Hill. She was preceded in death by one great-granddaughter.
Mrs. Ludlam is survived by her husband, David Ludlam of the home; her son, William M. Hoesman of Concord, N.C.; her daughters, Betty Holtsclaw of Cullowhee, N.C., Myrtle Evelyn Morgan of Shelby, N.C., and Janinea Sloan of Spartanburg, S.C.; her stepson, Sam Ludlam of Rock Hill; her stepdaughters, Judy Nunn and Doris Chitwood, both of Rock Hill and Lucy Reeves of Arkansas; her brothers, William Helms of Charlotte and James E. Helms of Burnsville, N.C.; one sister, Margaret Petty of Concord, N.C.; seven grandchildren; five step grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and three step great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill, prior to the service on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church and other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.