Queenie Mae Strickland, daughter of the late Willie Mae Laster Price and John Price, was born on June 24, 1944 in Warren County, North Carolina. She departed this earthly life at home on May 13, 2020.
Queenie was raised in Halifax County, North Carolina. She graduated from Perry’s High School, Centerville, North Carolina in 1965.
Queenie was united in holy matrimony to Arthur Strickland on October 14, 1965. To this union, two children were born, Arthur Garnet Strickland and Gregory Timothy Strickland.
Queenie enjoyed cooking for her family and loving on her grandchildren. Always willing to extend an open door to friends and family when ever need.
Queenie was active in multiple choirs at Cedar Rock Baptist Church up until her declining health.
Those left to cherish the memories of this wonderful, beautiful and amazing lady are: her husband, Arthur Strickland of the home; her sons, Arthur Strickland (Sharon) of Clayton, NC and Tim Strickland (Latonya) of Louisburg, NC; two sisters, Liza Johnson and Rosetta Price both of Louisburg, NC; six grandchildren; five great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
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