{ 1950 - August 14, 2015 }

David Allen Strickland, age 65, of Lottie Rd in Perdido, Ala., passed away Friday, August 14, 2015 at his home. He was born in Memphis, Tenn. to the late Allen Odell and Gracie Ivey Strickland. He was a veteran of the United States Navy.

David spent twenty-five years driving a big rig. He loved music and played guitar with a band. He was a member of Longview Baptist Church. David is survived by his wife, Judy Carol Strickland; three daughters, Wendy Strickland of Memphis, Angie Holt and Ashley Strickland, both of Perdido; three grandchildren; two sisters, Carolyn Sullivan of Puryear, Tenn. and Beverly Ridgewell of Zephyrhills, Fla.; ten nieces and nephews; five great-nieces and nephews and one great-great-nephew.

Memorial services were held Friday, August 28, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Poarch Community Church. He was laid to rest at Mitchell Cemetery, Seminole, Ala.