| Dovie Alberta Strickland, age 84, resident of Kings Mountain, died May 29, 2012 at Gaston Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Cleveland County, daughter of the late Wade and Bessie Jackson Putnam. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband Burley Edward Stricklnad, brother, Wade Putnam, Jr., sisters, Polly Gamble, Helen Huff, Janice Keeter, Ruby Bridges. She was retired from the textile industry and after retirement she was employed by Rauch Industries in Gastonia. She was a beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
SURVIVORS: Sons: Reid P. Strickland, Kings Mountain
Michael E. Strickland and wife Mary C. Strickland
Sisters; Ada Burton, Kings Mountain
Bonnie Jeanine Blanchatte, Gastonia
Grandchildren; Michael John Strickland
Sherry S. Shipton
Great-Grandchildren; Blair Walker, Morgan Shipton, John John Wilson, Mindy Beard, Willie Strickland
Great-Great-Grandchildren, Cheyanne Walker and Troy Wilson
FUNERAL SERVICE: Ollie Harris Memorial Chapel, Kings Mountain
Friday, June 1, 2012 2:00 P.M.
VISITATION: 1:00-2:00 P.M., Friday, June 1, 2012, prior to the service at Harris Funeral Home, Kings Mountain,
INTERMENT: Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, North Carolina
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ARRANGEMENTS: HARRIS FUNERAL HOME, KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC