Charles Franklin “Strick” Strickland

Charles F. “Strick” Strickland
Sep/02/1935 – Oct/15/2021

1935

Charles Franklin “Strick” Strickland was born on 02 Sep 1935 in Newton Grove, Sampson, North Carolina, USA a child of Henry Strickland and Minnie Mae Westbrook Strickland. He had eight siblings, namely: Dewey Strickland, Mary Lee Strickland, Elease Strickland, Henry Lewis Strickland, Lizzie Catherine Strickland, Mary Ellen Strickland, Agnes Gray Strickland, and Ruby Strickland.

1940

Charles F Strickland was counted in the census on 29 Apr 1940 in Newton Grove, Sampson, North Carolina, USA, as a four-year-old, male, single, white son. Also in the home was his father, Henry Strickland; his mother, Minnie Mae Strickland; and his siblings, Henry Lewis Strickland, Ruby Mae Strickland, Maggie E Strickland, Agnes G Strickland, and Mary L Strickland.

2021

He died on 15 Oct 2021 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA. He was buried on 19 Oct 2021 in Newton Grove, Sampson, North Carolina, USA at Hillcrest Cemetery.

Obituary of Charles F. “Strick” Strickland

Charles Franklin “Strick” Strickland died Friday, October 15, 2021 in Camden, SC, at the age of 86.  He was born on Sept. 2nd, 1935, in Newton Grove, N.C., and was the son of the late Henry Strickland and Minnie Westbrook Strickland. 

Mr. Strickland served in the U.S Air Force after graduating high school.  He went on to spend his career as the owner of retail and wholesale tire businesses in Camden, SC & St. Matthews, SC.  Affectionately known as “Strick”, he was well regarded as a businessman and also for his larger than life personality.  In addition to a lifelong love of golfing and fishing, he was a Mason and a Shriner.

Mr. Strickland is survived by two daughters, Susie Branham (Burt) of Lugoff, S.C. and Jeannie Cooley (Rob) of Wilmington, N.C.; one stepson, Bob Williams (Sarah) of Camden; one stepdaughter, Dee Dee Williams of Columbia, SC; a brother, Dewey Strickland; sisters, Mary Lee S. (JC) Hayes, Elease S. (Jimmy) Raines­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as grandsons, Grayson Bethel, Charles Eustace, John Eustace, Luke Williams; and granddaughters Sarah Crouch and Leigh Williams; and great-grandchildren, Loki Crouch, Kason Hicks, Bryan Hicks, and Bailee Hicks, Xadia Williams and Joseph Reed.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Strickland was predeceased by a brother, Henry Strickland; sisters, Catherine S. Smith, Ellen S. Underwood, Ruby S. Waters and Agnes S. Deans; and also granddaughter, Lauren A. Hicks.

A funeral service will be held at Powers Funeral Home in Lugoff, SC at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 19, 2021. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.  A graveside service and burial will be held at Hillcrest Cemetery in Newton Grove, NC, at 2:00p.m. on October 26, 2021. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. at West & Dunn Funeral Home. 

The family wishes to thank the staff at the Colonial of Old Camden for the care Mr. Strickland received there; in particular, Alicia Owens and Victor Widmark.  In lieu of flowers, the family asks you to donate to the charity of your choice, the Alzheimer’s Foundation or the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital. 

VISITATION

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Powers Funeral Home
832 Ridgeway Rd
Lugoff, South Carolina, United States
803-408-8711

FUNERAL

11:00 am
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Powers Funeral Home
832 Ridgeway Rd
Lugoff, South Carolina, United States
803-408-8711

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