|Birth: ||Sep. 15, 1927|
|Death: ||Nov. 9, 2009|
David H. Strickland, 82, passed away November 9, 2009 at St. Joseph Hospital. He was a native and life long resident of Evans County except for the time he was in the Korean War. He was one of the original members of the Evans County Wildlife Club and served on the club board. He was a member of the Daisy United Methodist Church and the Mens Prayer Breakfast Group. He worked at C & C Farms as a plant superintendent and before retiring he worked for Claxton Poultry Farms.
Mr. Strickland was preceded in death by his parents, Charley Clinton and Mittie Purcell Strickland; two brothers, Henry and CC Strickland; and one sister, Versie Jones.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Martha Futch Strickland of Claxton; one son, David (Cindy) Strickland of Claxton; one daughter, Becky (Eddie) Skeens of Glennville; a nephew he raised, Jason Futch of TN; one brother, Joe G. Strickland (Annette) of Claxton; two sisters, Dicy Williams of Statesboro and Grace Sapp (Howell) of Claxton; five grandchildren, Angela (Ty) Swindell, Ashley and Andrew Strickland, Tiffanie and Lacie Skeens; two great-grandchildren, Tyson and Addison Swindell; and several other nieces and nephews.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Mens Prayer Breakfast Group.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 10, 6:00 until, at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held? Wednesday, November 11,2009 11:00 a.m., at Daisy United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Brewton Cemetery.
Remembrances may be made to Brewton Cemetery Fund, P. O. Box 978, Claxton, Ga. 30417; or Daisy U.M. Church Family Life Center, P. O. Box 106, Daisy, Ga.
Charley Clinton Strickland (1880 - 1936)
Mittie Purcell Strickland (1893 - 1979)
Martha Futch Strickland (1931 - ____)*
Lillie Mae Strickland Marshburn (1904 - 1965)**
Charley F Strickland (1912 - 1912)*
Versie Strickland Jones (1916 - 2000)*
Carroll C Strickland (1920 - 2000)*
Jaunita Strickland (1925 - 1927)*
David Hugh Strickland (1927 - 2009)
Joe Gordon Strickland (1930 - 2013)*
Created by: Kay Parrish Thompson
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
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