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Alex A. Strickland

Birthplace: Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Place of Burial: Prospect, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Jim Strickland and Catherine Strickland
Husband of Darkes Strickland
Father of Paul Strickland; Silas Strickland, Sr.; Timothy Strickland, Sr. and James Edgar Strickland

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Alex A. Strickland

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Birth: Aug. 14, 1879 Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Death: Dec. 1, 1972 Lumberton Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Alex was the son of Jim and Catherine Lowry Strickland. He married Darkes Dial on Feb. 23, 1907 in Robeson county, North Carolina.

The following was taken from the Dec. 3, 1972 edition of THE ROBESONIAN:

Alex A. Strickland, 92, of route 3, Maxton, died Friday morning in Southeastern General hospital, Lumberton.

The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. today in New Propsect church by the Revs. C. W. Oxendine, Joe Anderson, T. M. Swett and Ward Clark, Jr. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Dearkis Strickland; four sons, James Strickland of Pembroke, Timothy Strickland of Maxton, Silas Strickland of Rowland, Purcell Strickland of Detroit, Mich.; two daugthers, Mrs. Martha Dial of Rowland, and Mrs. Katherine Wolunski of Maxton; 38 grandchildren; and 42 great grand children.

The body is at Locklear and Sons Funeral Home.

  • **NOTE: His birth and death date and burial information were taken from his NC death certificate.

Family links:

  • Darkes Dial Strickland (1889 - 1974)*
  • Paul Strickland (1908 - 1938)*
  • Silas Strickland (1910 - 2000)*
  • James Edgar Strickland (1917 - 2000)*
  • Timothy Strickland (1919 - 2012)*


Our Father which art in Heaven

Burial: New Prospect Church Cemetery Prospect (Robeson County) Robeson County North Carolina, USA

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Alex A. Strickland's Timeline

August 14, 1879
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
October 4, 1908
Age 29
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
May 28, 1910
Age 30
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
January 11, 1917
Age 37
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
November 11, 1919
Age 40
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
December 1, 1972
Age 93
Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Prospect, Robeson, North Carolina, USA