Mrs. Annie Liz Strickland White, 76, of 1419 Hwy 710 South, was born April 16, 1937 and departed this life on Monday, December 9, 2013 at Personal Touch Assisted Living in Rowland, NC. She is preceded in death by her husband: Mr. William Robert White; her parents: Mr. John & Mrs. Ruby Lee Strickland; two brothers: Mr. John Strickland Jr. and Mr. Samuel Strickland; and two sisters: Ms. Ruby Lynn Strickland and Ms. Carrie Lee Strickland.
The funeral will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Friday, December 13, 2013, at Bakers Chapel Baptist Church with the Revs: Lindbergh Chavis and Clyde Freeman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mrs. White is survived by two sons: Mr. Mark Strickland (Valerie) and Mr. Joseph Michael White (Jessica), both of Rowland; four brothers: Mr. Rufus Strickland, Mr. Romuel Strickland, Mr. Luke Strickland, and Mr. Rich Strickland all of Rowland; three sisters; Ms. Virginia Demery of Rowland, Ms. Shelby Locklear of Rockingham, and Ms. Alice Baculik of Lumberton; four grandchildren: Sierra Kaitlyn Strickland, Marcus Alexander Strickland, Mark Cody Strickland, and Stepthen Marc Strickland all of Rowland; and a host of relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, December 12, 2013, at Locklear & Son Funeral Home.