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Kenneth Ray Strickland

February 20, 1967 ~ November 12, 2017 (age 50)
   A Celebration of Life for Kenneth Ray Strickland will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 16, 2017, in the Chapel of Welch Funeral Home, with Don Point officiating. Burial will be in the Avinger Cemetery. A time of visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, November 15, 2017, in the Garden Court of Welch Funeral Home.
   Kenneth Ray Strickland was born February 20,1967, in Fayette, Alabama and passed away November 12,2017, in Avinger, Texas. He loved going hunting, fishing and fried fish.
   He was preceded in death by his father Raymond Strickland and mother Ruby Strickland. He is survived by his wife, Pam Strickland; six children, Kenneth Strickland and wife Samantha, Garrett Strickland, Caitlin Strickland, Aleshia Adams and husband Jerry, Whitney Crabtree and fiance Robert Armstrong and Mikayla Crabtree; grandchildren Harper Strickland and Karson Adams; stepmom Jenia Strickland; father-in-law Perry Hobbs; siblings Ron Strickland and wife Belinda, Robert Strickland and wife Lee; stepbrother John Maddox and wife Lisa; and stepsister Dana Ofeldt; sister-in-law Nina Hobbs; brother-in-law Tim Hobbs; and several nieces and nephews.
   Pallbearers attending will be Curtis Hamlet, Johnny Hamlet, Kenneth Strickland, Garrett Strickland, Jordan Miller, and Johnny Mullins. Honorary Pallbearers will be J J Hamlet and Dickie Haines.
   A memorial guestbook maybe signed online at

 Service Information

November 15, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
The Garden Court of Welch Funeral Home
4619 Judson Rd
Longview, TX 75605

November 16, 2017

10:00 AM
The Chapel of Welch Funeral Home
4619 Judson Road
Longview, TX 75605

November 16, 2017

1:00 PM
Avenger City Cemetery

Avenger, TX

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