Lucia Noel McLaughlin
1955 — 2022
Lucia Noel Todd McLaughlin, 66, of Raleigh, died Friday, March 18, 2022. Born in LaGrange, IN, she was the daughter of the late Channing Todd and the late Judy and Hugh Edsall. She grew up in Ligonier and South Bend, IN, and in Asheville, NC. She retired in 2019 after a career in strategic communications, public relations and journalism that spanned more than 40 years. She also worked as a high school English teacher when she graduated from Appalachian State University in 1978. She most recently served as director of marketing and communications for the North Carolina Community Foundation, a position she held for 10 years. Her career in corporate communications spanned nearly 20 years....