GREEN HILL — Bobby Gene Strickland, 78 of Green Hill, Ark., passed away Friday, April 4, 2014 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. He was born April 26, 1935 to the late Jack Strickland and Lottie Lacy Strickland.
He was a retired welder and member of Pipeline Local 798, a member of the Northside Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his wife, Williene Norman Strickland.
Survivors include two sons, Mike Strickland and wife Susie of New Hope, AR and Scott Strickland and wife, Lisa of Fountain Hill; four daughters, Dorcas Burton and husband “Buck” of New Hope, Regina Wilson and husband, David also of New Hope, Fonda Norris and husband, Danny of Warren and Beverly Flemister and husband, Jeff of Monticello; eleven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Service will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 7 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with Rev. David Jacks officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday night. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.