Posted: Mon 1:35 PM, Jul 29, 2013
Funeral Home: Holman Funeral Home of Ozark
Doris Bagwell Strickland, 84, of Ozark, died on July 27 with her family by her side.
Strickland was born October 10, 1929 in Ozark, Alabama. She was a devout member of Chalkhead Baptist Church. Everyone who knew her knew that she was a loving Christian woman that had a great love for young people and she dearly loved her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Strickland, Sr.; her parents, William and Mamie Bagwell; four brothers Ralph Bagwell, Robert Bagwell, Ray Bagwell, and Roy Bagwell; three sisters, Ruby Whitman, Norma Pippin, and Lois Harrer.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Charles and Marion Strickland of Panama City, Florida, David and Rebecca Strickland of Ozark. Six grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive.
The family extends a special thank you to her caregivers Mary and Joan.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, from Chalkhead Baptist Church with Reverend Tommy West officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery, Holman Funeral Home of Ozark directing. The family will receive friends Friday in the church from 9:30 a.m. until service time.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Chalkhead Baptist Church, 495 County Road 35, Ozark, Alabama 36360; or the Alzheimer’s Resource Center, P. O. Box 1170, Dothan, Alabama 36302.
For complete information visit www.HolmanFuneralHome.com.