Sandra Ray Strickland
January 30, 1951 – October 10, 2022
MIDDLESEX – Sandra Ray Strickland, 71, passed away on Monday. She was born in Wake County to the late Nelson Keyvin Ray and Ruth Vick Ray. She retired from the State of North Carolina as a Broker/Dealer Agent Examiner for the Secretary of State. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She enjoyed spending time with friends and family. She also enjoyed boating and fishing.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Phil Strickland; children, Kimberly Strickland Johnson (Glenn) and David Strickland (Jodie); grandchildren, Mikayla Strickland, Molleigh Johnson and Mya Johnson; siblings, Carson Ray and Mike Ray (Amy) and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral service 2pm, Thursday, October 13, 2022, at Stony Hill Free Will Baptist Church, 9646 Stoney Hill Church Road, Middlesex, NC. The family will receive friends 12:30pm – 1:45pm, prior to the service. Arrangments entrusted to Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC. www.stricklandfuneral.com