LOUISBURG - Charlie Raymond Strickland, 86, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, in Louisburg Nursing Center.  Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, Nov. 10, in the Lancaster Funeral and Cremations Chapel, with the Rev. Leo Bennett officiating.  Interment followed in Lancaster Memorial Park.

He was preceded in death by his sisters, Elsie Rogers and Edith Chamblee Blackley. 

Surviving: his wife, Evangeline W. Strickland; daughter, Marilyn S. Sebastian (David) of Louisburg; brothers, Bobby S. Strickland and John J. Strickland, both of Louisburg; and one granddaughter.

Online condolences may be made to www.lancasterfcs.com.