Posted on: 06.21.2018 at 11:07 a.m.
Harry Richard Strickland Sr., 87, passed at his home Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
He was the son of the late Brooksie Green Strickland and Raymond Hall Strickland and the husband of the late Dorothy Lee Jenkins Strickland.
He was employed by Columbus Motor Company in Whiteville for 25 years; Pate Wholesale in Lumberton for 20 years and later at L.K. Fuller Furniture in Whiteville for several years until his retirement.
The family will receive friends from 6–8 p.m. Friday, June 22 at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn. Final rites will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23 at Cedar Grove Baptist Church with Pastor Jeff Stocks officiating. Interment will be in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
To cherish his memories he leaves two sons, Harry Richard “Ricky” Strickland Jr. and his wife, Vicki, and Gregory “Greg” Strickland and his wife, Trina, both of Cerro Gordo; two brothers, Grady Strickland and Raymond Andy Strickland, both of Cerro Gordo; two grandsons, Jeremy Strickland and Evan Strickland; two great-grandchildren, Owen Strickland and Maddie Strickland; and his companion, Marie S. Lewis of Whiteville.
Memorials may be made to Cedar Grove Baptist Church, 2372 Cedar Grove Church Road, Cerro Gordo, N.C. 28430.
Condolences may be offered at www.worthingtonfuneralhome.com.