Alexis Dyanna “Lexi” Strickland

Prescott, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
Death 1 Mar 2011 (aged 28)
Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, USA
Burial Ona, Hardee County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 102721393 · View Source
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Alexis Dyanna Strickland was born on May 8, 1982 in Prescott, Arizona to Rick W. and Denise (Ballard) Strickland.

In February 1992, she moved with her family to Blue Springs, Missouri. Alexis finished her third grade year at Lucy Franklin Elementary School. She was also one of the very first students to attend Brittany Hill Middle School from 6th to 8th grade. She started high school at Blue Springs North, but finished at Blue Springs South in May 2001.

After graduating from high school, Alexis attended Blue River Community College and University of Missouri, Kansas City, pursuing a degree in environmental studies.

In about 2008, Alexis decided to take a break from school and moved from Blue Springs to Manatee County, Florida. In 2011, Alexis was living in Anna Maria, Florida and working at Home Depot in Bradenton as a sales associate since November of 2009. She was a member of the Ss Peter & Paul the Apostles Catholic Church; an animal lover and activist; and a rock-music enthusiast.

Alexis passed away March 1,2011. She was interred at New Zion Cemetery in Ona, Florida on March 10, 2011.

Alexis was survived by her parents Rick W. & Denise (Ballard) Strickland of Blue Springs, Missouri; her maternal grandfather, Dave Ballard of Bradenton, Florida; several pets, including three cats (named Unity (who could walk on a leash), Tarzan, and Shadow) and a rabbit named Rasin; and many extended family members and friends.

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