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Minnie Virginia Strickland: Green Sea

1933 – 2020

     Minnie Virginia Strickland of Green Sea died Tuesday, Dec. 15, in her home. She was 97.

     Born Oct. 29, 1933 in Columbus County, she was the daughter of the late Horace Grady Turbeville and Inez Strickland Turbeville and the widow of Gene Tunney Strickland.

     She is survived by one son, Terry Wayne Strickland (Charlene) of Green Sea; a daughter, Jean S. Causey (Ernie) of Loris; two grandchildren, William Scott Strickland (Amanda) and Michelle Floyd (Randy); two step grandchildren, Burt Causey and Curt Causey; four great grandchildren, Autumn Brown, James Brown, Shawn Strickland and Dawson Strickland; ten step great grandchildren, Miranda Floyd, Jamiee Floyd, Christan Floyd, Kylie Burt, Braeyln Harmon, Ashley Williamson, LeighAnna Causey, Katie Causey, Aaron Causey and Zach Causey; her fur baby, Spot; and caregiver Annie Vargas.

     In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister, Geraldine T. Whiteside.

     Funeral services were planned for 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, in Gapway Baptist Church, entombment following in Strickland Cemetery.

     Visitation was planned for the hour preceding the service in the church.

     A guest register is available here.