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Lessie Strickland

January 12, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Sunday, June 29, 1930
Died: 
Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, January 14, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation 6-8 pm Thursday. Interment in Memory Gardens.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Lessie Marie Strickland, 80, of Weatherford, died Tuesday, January 11, 2011 in a Stephenville hospital. Mrs. Strickland was born June 29, 1930 in Parker County where she was a life long resident until moving to Stephenville in 2008. Marie was a billing clerk, a homemaker and a member of Bethel Baptist Church. She enjoyed her family and loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mrs. Strickland is preceded in death by her husband Travis Strickland, parents, Clarence and Estelle Blackerby and brother, Edwin Blackerby.

Survivors: Daughters; Brenda Baldwin and husband Lonnie of Stephenville, Donna Strickland and husband Charles Marvin of Columbia, Missouri, Debbie Mangrum and husband Sam of Stephenville, son Ricky Strickland of Weatherford, sisters, Emma Lou Mann and husband Edd of Weatherford and Clarica Burns of Cooper. Eight grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren.

Funeral service 10am Friday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Lessie StricklandLessie Strickland Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

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