A native of Landrum, she was the daughter of the late Andy and Bertha Splawn Laughter and wife of Melvin Paul Finch.
She was the owner of Finch&squo;s Cloth Shop until her retirement and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband she is survived by two sons, Scott Finch of Landrum, Mike Finch of Spartanburg; a daughter, Cindy Finch Thornton of Spartanburg; a brother, Bob Laughter of Landrum; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by two brothers, Bud Laughter and John T. Laughter.
Funeral services were held at
1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 22, 2008 at the Bethlehem Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Jim Oliver.&bsp; Burial was in Westwood Memorial Gardens.
Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome.com.
Petty Funeral Home and Crematory of Landrum was in charge of arrangements.
‐ paid obituary