Friday, August 29, 2008
Van Alstyne - Bob Yeury Strickland, 85-year-old Van Alstyne resident,
died Thursday, August 28, 2008 at Hilltop Haven in Gunter, Texas.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 30 at Flesher
Funeral Home Chapel in Van Alstyne with Bro. Jimmy Tarrant officiating.
Burial will follow at Van Alstyne Cemetery.
Mr. Strickland was born on May 10, 1923 in Van Alstyne, Texas, son
of Giley Strickland and Leah Yeury Strickland and married Mary Ruth Harris.
Pallbearers will be C.L. Simco, Dude Crook, Bill Gore, Bill Godwin,
Burl Davis and Charles Cate.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Ruth Strickland of Van Alstyne; many
nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
There will be no formal visitation. The family will be at
Mary's residence in Van Alstyne.