Frederick Strickland, Sr.

June 4, 1926 - April 4, 2012
Frederick Strickland, Sr.

Frederick Strickland, Sr., 85, of Leland, NC, passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter.

He was born in Robeson Co., NC, on June 4, 1926, the son of the late Murdock and Isabelle Durden Strickland.

Surviving is his wife, Helen Marie Strickland, daughters, Frances Malpass and Lisa King ; son, Freddie Strickland all of Leland, NC; eight grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; three sisters, Sally Hogg of Jacksonville, NC, Beulah Poston of Fairmont, NC; and Florence Johnston of Corpus Christi, TX; brother, Claude Strickland of Fairmont, NC.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 pm Friday, April 6, 2012 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel with a funeral service beginning at 2:00 pm. Officiating will be Rev. Jerome Bullard. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099.


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  • April 06, 2012
    Deborah Hogg Enderli says:
    Uncle Fred Will be missed by all who know him for however breif. Know that the Lord shares your pain and there are others in the family who with fresh wounds of thier own will be there to support you. Aunt Helen, Freddie, Francis, Lisa, & Families remember we love you!!

  • April 05, 2012
    Martha Hewett says:
    Frances, Your family is in our thoughts and prayers! Love Martha and William Hewett