Gary Wayne Strickland of Miami, Okla. passed away Friday, August 31, 2018 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Muskogee, Okla. He was 64.
Gary was born May 25, 1954 in Greenville, Texas to Belker and Leean (Feagin) Strickland. He had lived in the Miami area for several years. He served in the United States Marine Corps during Vietnam. Gary worked as an auto mechanic and carpenter and was a member of Southeast Baptist Church in Commerce, Okla.
He was preceded in death by his son,… Gary Wayne Strickland, II, his father and his brother, David Strickland.
Survivors include two daughters, Heather Moody of Bullhead City, Ariz. and Krystal Watson of Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., his mother, Leean Bybee of Miami, Okla., his sister, Becca Shamblin of Miami, Okla. and two grandchildren.
Services will be announced at a later date.
Services have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla.