Mrs. Betty Strickland, 87 formerly of Kingsville, Texas, died Thurs., Sept. 19, 2013 in Wiggins.
Mrs. Strickland had been a resident of Mississippi since 2006. Born Dec. 8, 1925 in Breckenridge, Texas, she was the only child of T.A. and Sophie Jeffers.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Her husband of 64 years, E. W. Strickland, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her children, Jeffery (Karen) Strickland of Corpus Christi, Texas and Carol (Alan) Williamson of Perkinston; four grandchildren, Justin (Melanie) Strickland of San Antonio, Texas, Nanette Strickland of Austin, Texas, Amanda (Cleston) Williams of Wiggins and Cody (Nikki) Erck of Perkinston; and one great grandchild, Remington Warner of Wiggins.
Funeral services were held at Turcotte Piper Mortuary, Kingsville.