Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
September 19, 2011 11:01 am EDT


RICH HILL — Beatrice M. Strickland, 82, of Rich Hill, passed away Friday, Sept. 16, 2011.

She was born April 7, 1929, Draffin, Ky., the daughter of the late William and Myrtle Senters.

She is survived by children, Bill Smith of Rich Hill, Ernie (Tammy) Smith of Mount Vernon, John (Malisa) Smith of Howard, Kim Kirk of Mount Gilead, Robin (Richard) Johnson of Mount Liberty, Charles (Teresa) Strickland of Rich Hill and Diane (Bobby) Wallace of Delaware; multiple grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Beatrice was preceded in death by her husbands, Junior H. Smith and Kenneth Strickland; children, Brenda, Rita and Michael; and sister, Lucille.

Visitation will be held today from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Centerburg Church of God, 4697 Columbus Road, Centerburg. Private graveside service. Arrangements by the Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, Centerburg.

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