MT. JULIET -- Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 13 at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet for Mrs. Strickland, 87, of Mt. Juliet. Mrs. Strickland passed away at University Medical Center Thursday, Mar. 11, 2010.
Visitation with the family will be Friday, March 12 from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday, March 13 from 11 a.m. until time of service. Services will be conducted by Brother Danny Sellars. Interment will follow the service at Cowgill Cemetery in Mt. Juliet.
Survivors include: daughter Brenda Joyce Strickland of Mt. Juliet; son-in-law Jerry E. Flynn of Mt. Juliet; grandson Jeffrey Dale Strickland of Mt. Juliet; and daughter-in-law Joyce M. Strickland of Tullahoma.
She is preceded in death by father Horace Cole; mother Arena J. Anderson; her husband of over 54 years James Odell Strickland; and son Oscar Odell Strickland.
Active pallbearers: Jeffrey Dale Strickland, James F. Hopper, Jimmy Hopper, Matt Flynn, Andy Martin and George Robinson. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Dr. Roger McKinney, Dr. Bernard Sy, Dr. Bill Robertson, Odyssey Hospice and the staff at UMC.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet.