Kings Mountain - Mrs. Laura Ruth Muskelly was born on April 8, 1935 in Gaston county, North Carolina to the late John and Reathea Eury. She peacefully transitioned to be with the lord on November 9, 2018 at the Alexander Place Gastonia, North Carolina.
She was proceeded in death by her husband James Muskelly, parents; John and Reathea Eury, four sister; Doreathea Eury, Virginia Wideman, Lonnie McGill, Trucilla Reddick, and one special nephew Reginald Wideman
Laura was a lifetime member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Bessemer City, North Carolina. She loved singing old gospel hymns and in her spare time she enjoyed relaxing to a good ole puzzle book and her favorite snack, Cornbread and milk. Her favorite hobbies included fishing, knitting and making quilts.Her passion for helping others prompted her to spend over 40 years in Healthcare. Her journey begin at the old Gaston Memorial Hospital on Highland Street, The Allen Rest home and The New Gaston Memorial Hospital all of Gastonia, North Carolina.
She leaves to cherish her fond memories to one loving brother John Frank Eury (Janice) One very special Nephew, Perry Darnell Eury (Florence) One very close friend Annie Bradley. A host of Nieces, Nephews, relatives and friends.
The family will meet at 206 South Skyland Dr. Bessemer City
Funeral: Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2pm at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church ( 1420 Crowders Mountain Rd., Bessemer City). The family will receive friends 30 mins prior to the service.
Burial: Kelly's Chapel Cemetery