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Eva Mae Lee Strickland

August 14, 1921 September 24, 2018
Eva Mae Lee Strickland
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Obituary for Eva Mae Lee Strickland

Mrs. Eva Mae Lee Strickland, 97, of Dunn died Monday, September 24, 2018 at Universal Healthcare in Lillington.

Mrs. Strickland was born August 14, 1921 in Harnett County daughter of the late Lillie Angel Lee and James Oscar Lee and was raised in Sampson County. She married Belvin Laster Strickland and prior to his death they were married for 73 years.

Mrs. Strickland was a homemaker and a longtime member of First Presbyterian Church of Dunn. She loved cooking for her family and gardening. She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Marilyn Harrison and granddaughter Brittany Faith Strickland, sisters, Ethel L. Parker and Julia Etta Hinson; brothers, Lester, Floyd, Howard, Hugh, Earl, and James Lee.

A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, September 27, 2018 at Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Meg Dudley officiating.

Mrs. Strickland is survived by her daughters, Carolyn McGinnis and husband John of Kings Mountain and Vickie Johnson and husband Bobby of Coats; son B. L. Strickland and wife Lynn of Coats; sister, Mary Elizabeth Whitaker of Raleigh; sister-in-law, Mary B. Lee of Dunn; eight grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

The family will receive friends 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Thursday prior to the service at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Vickie and Bobby Johnson 5577 Red Hill Church Rd. Coats.

Flowers are welcome and also the family request that memorials can be made to First Presbyterian Church of Dunn 901 Park Ave. Dunn, N.C. 28334.

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11:30 AM 9/27/2018 11:30:00 AM
Memorial Park Cemetery

1000 Fairground Road
Dunn, NC 28334

Memorial Park Cemetery
1000 Fairground Road Dunn 28334 NC
United States

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