|Birth: ||Jul. 28, 1925|
|Death: ||Apr. 2, 2006|
VALLEY VIEW — Services for August Junior Strayhorn, 80, of Valley View, are set for 10 a.m. Wednesday at First United Pentecostal Church in Gainesville. Burial will follow in Burns Cemetery in Trenton under the direction of the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home of Gainesville. Mr. Strayhorn died April 2, 2006, at Denton Regional Medical Center.He was born July 28, 1925, in Hunt County to Virgil Preston and Lettie Ann Barnes Strayhorn. On Oct. 28, 1944, he married Dorothy Marie Curtis. He worked as an automobile mechanic during his working life. He was a member of the First United Pentecostal Church in Gainesville.Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Marie Strayhorn of Valley View; son, Kenny Strayhorn of Valley View; daughters, Sue Ann Jameson of Fort Worth, Kathy McCullough of Valley View, Georgie Mae Seale of Terrell, Virgie Lee Ransberger of Watauga, and Mary Frances Vanderford of Fort Worth; a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Grace Johnson of Cash, Mary Gossett of Greenville and Ethel Miller of Garland.He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Paul Ray Strayhorn.Visitation will be at the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Dorothy Marie Curtis Strayhorn (1926 - 2011)*
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Record added: Apr 17, 2006
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