Charles Robert Strickland passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the age of 76. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sarah Frances Ennis Strickland and Norman Brice Strickland. He is survived by son, Jay Strickland (Amanda); daughter, Towanna Robbins (Vince); brother, W. Wayne Strickland (Marjorie); sister, Evaughn Elliott; 6 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Charles was a 1961 graduate of West Jefferson High School, a graduate of Walker College and attended Florence State College and UAB. He served bravely in the U.S. Army in Vietnam.
A Celebration of Life will be on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the chapel of Crestview Memorial Funeral Home with burial at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Carbon Hill, Alabama. A time of visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the funeral home.