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Batts Family Cemetery
Tuesday December 15th, 2015
1:00pm - 1:30pm

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Mary Ann Strickland

Mary Ann Strickland, 74, of Cumby passed away Thursday, July 20, 2017, in Tyler surrounded by her family.

Mary was born in Whitewright, Texas on May 20, 1943, to Helen Bernice Moore and Woodrow Brand. She married James Neal Strickland, August 8, 1958. She retired from Sherwood Medical and worked years in the food service industry at Stacey's Fish Fry in Miller Grove and McKay's Country Kitchen in Commerce.

Survivors include her three sons: Ronny Strickland and wife Kathy of Brady, Texas, Barry Strickland and wife Michelle of Clifton, Texas, Jeff Strickland and wife Tammy of Sulphur Springs, Texas and her daughter Darlene Strickland McKay and husband Bruce of Commerce, Texas; 9 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her spouse James Neal Strickland, her parents, and, her sister Louise Smith.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017, from 2:00 P.M until 3:00 P.M at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be held on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 3:30 P.M. under the shade tree at Cumby Cemetery with Bro. Mark Garrett officiating.

Pallbearers will be Mary Ann's grandsons.

Honorary pallbearers will be Travis Baxley, Bill Jenkins, Bill Scroggins, Harley Moore and Leonard Hammonds.

In Lieu of usual remembrances the Strickland family is requesting donations be made to the Commerce Animal Shelter, 1203 Oneal St. Commerce, TX. 75428.

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Jeff and family my thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you all.

Stacy Crumpton Jul 23 2017 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to family, Mary Ann was a special lady who was loved by many people and will be missed.

Jackie (Hall) Long Jul 22 2017 12:00 AM

She will be miss love y'all and will be praying for yall

Amber Jalufka Jul 22 2017 12:00 AM

Ronny, Barry, Darlene and Jeff - I'm so sorry to hear of Mary Anne's passing. You'll be in my thoughts. --- Jodie

Jodie (Hall) King Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

So Sorry for your loss. Praying for Peace and comfort in this difficult time for your family. She was a Sweet lady. Cherish all the precious memories!!! Rest In Peace Mary Ann!!!!

Ben & Cindy Wies Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

RIP sweet lady. You will be truly missed. I'm sure your hubby is happy to have you back, and please hug Momma for me! Prayers for comfort, for all her family and friends

Lana Byrne Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to here of the news of Mary Ann's passing. She was a wonderful lady. She will be missed. Prayers for her family a nd friends. Love to all.

Sandi Boggs Ferrell Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy he at the loss of a wonderful woman! She will truly be missed by family and friends 🙏🏻

Rickey & Carla Petty Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Your mom was a very special lady.

Shanna Romans Morris Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

My prayers to the family

Doug Dawdy Jul 21 2017 12:00 AM

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