Marie Ann Strickler
Marie Ann Strickler, 66, died Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Agape Rehab of Conway.
Born on August 16, 1946 in Clarksville, TX, she was the daughter of the late Ocie and Nell Stringer Faulkner.
Marie moved to the Washington metro area where she met and married Jerald "Jerry" Strickler on July 3, 1976. She worked for the State and Federal government for 38 years, spending most of that career at the US Treasury and US Dept of Commerce before retiring in 2002. These positions afforded her the opportunity to work and visit many countries including Saudi Arabia, Romania, China, Russia and West Africa. In 2002, they moved to Carolina Shores where she continually perfected her game of golf. Marie played and won many tournaments in the Metro DC area including the Southern Maryland Ladies 4 Ball Championship and locally was a seven-time Carolina Shores Club Championship winner and in 2004 won the Brunswick County Ladies Championship.
Marie is survived by her husband of 38 years, Jerald "Jerry" C. Strickler of Carolina Shores, NC; brothers, Frank, Tommy, Buddy and Sammy Faulkner; sisters, Ovella Stringer and Ruby Phillips and many loving nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by three brothers, Doug, James and Chuck Faulkner.
A "Celebration of Life" service will be held at Lee Funeral Home, Little River, SC on Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 at 6 pm. Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to the service. Pastor Randy Smith, of Little River United Methodist Church will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to: Susan B. Komen, 133 Fayetteville St., Suite 300, Raleigh, NC 27601 or Brunswick County Animal Protective Services, P.O. Box 92, Supply, NC. 28462.
A message of condolence may be sent to email@example.com.
Lee Funeral Home & Crematory of Little River/North Myrtle Beach is serving the family.
Published in The Sun News on Mar. 24, 2013