October 31, 1935 – March 1, 2013
MIDDLESEX – Eugene Strickland, 77, died Friday. He was son to the late, Otha Bryant & Ruth Inscoe Strickland. Eugene graduated from Bunn High School. He worked for Atlantic Coastline Rail Road for many years, 15 years with Siemens, and 15 years to the present with North Carolina Mulch Inc.
He is survived by his wife Leilani Mullen Strickland of the home, sons, Michael Eugene Strickland (Tammy), & Kirk Edward Strickland (Tammy), both of Middlesex, sister, Doris Collins, grandchildren, Caleb, Kirk, Angel Strickland, Stacey Bowman, Luke Strickland and great granddaughter, Kaydince Bowman.
In lieu of flowers memorials are requested to your local Alzheimer’s Foundation.
Visitation 5- 7 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home with funeral to follow at 7 pm, in the Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. Private burial will be held Monday. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net