Michael Wayne Strickland

January 7, 1959 ~ June 12, 2020 (age 61)


Michael Wayne Strickland, 61, of Cerro Gordo, NC died at his residence on June 12, 2020.

He was born on January 7, 1959 in Puerto Rico to Louise Simmons Strickland and the late Ralph Elton Strickland.

A graveside service will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, June 15, 2020, at the Strickland Family Cemetery located on McNeil Road in the Cherry Grove Community of Fair Bluff.  Reverend Jay Black will officiate.

Surviving are his mother, Louise S. Strickland of the home; two sisters, Alison (Dennis) Rouse and Sherry Brown, all of the home; six nieces and nephews; and sixteen great-nieces and great-nephews.  

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Bryan Strickland and Jesse Elton Strickland.

The family will receive friends prior to the graveside service from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Strickland Family Cemetery.

Services are entrusted to Meares Funeral Home of Fair Bluff.


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