Jeanette Marie Strickland, 74, of Jacksonville, wife of the late William O. "Strick" Strickland Sr., passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at her home.
Born on Oct. 23, 1939, in New Bern, she was a daughter of the late Raymond Pollock Daw and Alberta Louise Smith Daw. She and her husband were owner/operators of several businesses in the Jacksonville area, including restaurants and rental properties.
Surviving, are her son, William O. "Billy" Strickland Jr. and wife Ronda of Jacksonville; a daughter, Jackie Wilczewski and husband Dennis of Jacksonville; a sister, Jessie Hendren of Jacksonville; three grandchildren, Matthew Strickland, Shane DeRolf, Shawna DeRolf; and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 2 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 3 in the chapel of Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville. Burial will follow in Onslow Memorial Park.
Electronic condolences may be left for the family at jonesfh.org.