Mary Strickland Moody
June 20, 1937 – May 12, 2023
RALEIGH – Mary Strickland Moody, 85, passed away on May 12, 2023. She was born in Johnston County to the late Leroy Strickland and Bertha Jeffreys Strickland. She worked as an Administrative Assistant for the Department of Revenue. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Lewis Edward Moody; daughter, Debra Lynn Moody, and brother, David Lee Strickland.
She is survived by her siblings, Betty Strickland Woolard and Roy T. Strickland, and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to be made in Mary’s memory to Watkins Chapel Baptist Church, 5897 NC Highway 231, Middlesex, NC 27557 or a charity of choice.
Funeral Service 2pm, Saturday, May 20, 2023, in the Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel, 211 W. Third Street, Wendell, NC. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service. A private burial will take place at Historic Oakwood Cemetery at a later date. www.stricklandfuneral.com