FRANKLINTON-Kay Moore Strickland, 80, died at her home Tuesday, July 14, 2015. A memorial service will be held Aug. 1 at 3 p.m. at Franklinton Baptist Church.
She was born to the late Rev. Albert Lee and Clara Rice Moore. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon Elaine Nelms; sons, Eric Kent Nelms and Harlan Stuart Nelms; sister, Joyce Moore Evans; and a brother, Donald Moore.
Surviving: husband, Alvin Allen Strickland; daughter, Evelyn Nelms Goswick of Franklinton; son, Gary Edward Nelms (DeLon) of Raleigh; sisters, Emma Hutzler, Faye Booth, Annette Buchan; brothers, George Moore and Ronald Moore; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to the Benevolence Fund of Franklinton Baptist Church, 102 West Mason Street, Franklinton, N. C. 27525.
Arrangements are being handled by Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services, Franklinton Chapel. Online condolences may be made to www.lancasterfcs.com.