Judy Boykin Strickland 68, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, a native of Wilson County she was daughter to the late Melvin & Carmen Maiden Boykin and step father, Eugene Privett. Judy had a servant’s heart and was faithful to the Lord. She will be remembered as a dedicated wife, mother, loving grandmother, & loyal friend. She was preceded in death by a brother, Randall Boykin.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Royce Glenn Strickland, Sr. of the home, sons, Royce Glenn Strickland, Jr. (Traci), Stephen Craig Strickland, all of Wendell, brother, Ralph Boykin (Sandra), sister-in-law, Jackie Boykin, grandchildren, Casey Marie & Justin Glenn Strickland.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Baptist Tabernacle Church.
Funeral service 3:00 p.m. Friday, Baptist Tabernacle Church with visitation from 1:30-3 p.m., prior to the service. Burial, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net