Mary E. Strickland obituary photo
In Memory of

Mary E. Strickland

January 22, 1924 - June 10, 2017


Mary Elizabeth Strickland, 93, passed away June 10, 2017. Mary, a WWII Army Veteran, loving wife and mother, offered loving Christian care to all. Predeceased by her husband of 60 years; Cecil Vernon. Survived by children; Vernon, Cecilia, Yolindia, Lloyd and Sian, ten grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. We're blessed by your loving guidance, Mom! Vaya con Dios! Viewing: Friday, June 23, 4:00p.m.-8:00p.m with celebration of life at 6:00p.m at Hillcrest Funeral Home-East. Graveside: Saturday, June 24, 9:00a.m. Evergreen East Cemetery. Memorials may be made to American Veterans or Shriners Burn Center. Services entrusted to Hillcrest Funeral Home-East (915)598-3332