Welcome to the memorial page for

Billy Strickland

December 16, 2017

Billy Strickland, 72, of Cerro Gordo, NC died Saturday December 16, 2017 at Columbus Regional Healthcare System in Whiteville, NC.

He was born in Columbus County, a son of the late Dennis and Susie Boswell Strickland.

Mr. Strickland was a retired farmer, and was preceded in death by three brothers, a sister and a granddaughter.

A graveside service will be conducted on Tuesday December 19, 2017 at 2pm in the Cherry Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Cerro Gordo, with the Rev. Rusty Davis officiating.

Surviving are his wife, Shirley Sullins Strickland of the home; two sons, Mark Strickland of Chadbourn NC and Stacey D Strickland of Cerro Gordo; two daughters, Jeanne Strickland of Cerro Gordo, and Kelly L Strickland of Chadbourn NC; two sisters, Bonnie Strickland Worley, Linda Strickland, and Tammy Strickland all of Cerro Gordo, NC; and six grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Monday night December 18, 2017 from 6-8pm at Meares Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorials made be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 206 Warrior Trail., Whiteville, NC 28472.

Meares Funeral Home of Fair Bluff is serving the family.

 Service Information

December 18, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Meares Funeral Home
795 Main Street
Fairbluff, NC 28439

Graveside Service
December 19, 2017

2:00 PM
Cherry Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
9833 Swamp Fox Highway West
Cerro Gordo, North Carolina 28430

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