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Lena Willa Johns Strickland
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1910
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1967
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Obituary: Mrs. Lena W. Strickland, 58, died Saturday, February 25, at Baptist Hospital in Memphis.
Services were conducted Tuesday morning, February 28, at 10:30, with the Rev. Clarence Stewart, officiating. Burial was in Mt. Moriah Cemetery.
Mrs. Strickland was born February 19, 1909, in Giles County, the daughter of the late Mrs. Noah Johns and the late Mr. Johns. She had lived in Pulaski for many years before moving to Ridgely, Tenn., with her family.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, John Wesley Strickland; four daughters, Misses Barbara and Mary Ella Strickland, Ridgely, Mrs. Linda Allred, Michigan, and Mrs. Fannie Bailey, Florida; four sons, Jerry Wayne, John W., Jr., and Jimmy Lee Strickland, Michigan, and Joe Edward Strickland, Alaska; seven grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. Buford Bunn, Mrs. Jack Foster and Mrs. Joe Witherow, Pulaski, and Mrs. Rebecca Drake, Chattanooga; and one brother, J. B. Johns, Pulaski.
Bennett-May Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
(sumitted by Find A Grave contributor Jesse R. Mitchell, Jun 2015) 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Wesley Strickland (1907 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  Fannie W Strickland Bailey (1933 - 1999)*
  Jimmie Lee Strickland (1936 - 1993)*
  Joe Edward Strickland (1940 - 1968)*
  John W Strickland (1947 - 2000)*
  Jerry Wayne Strickland (1949 - 2015)*
  Barbara Loretta Strickland Upchurch (1950 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Pulaski
Giles County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Bob & Kathy
Record added: Aug 29, 2006
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Lena Willa <i>Johns</i> Strickland
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Lena Willa <i>Johns</i> Strickland
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- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
 Added: Mar. 5, 2016

- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogical Research
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014

- Joyce Vaughan
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