Marion K. (Miller) Strickland, 88, of Covington passed away at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville.
She was born June 16, 1925, in Lyons, Neb., to Robert and Mable (Hines) Miller.
Marion attended Flora High School, where she met her husband, James R. Strickland. They married on Aug. 15, 1942, in St. Charles, Mo.
She was a housewife and loving mother and attended the First Church of Nazarene in Danville.
She is survived by her husband, James R. Strickland of Covington; a son, James (Joy) Strickland of Covington; a daughter, Saundra (Dale) Castleberry of Flora, Ill.; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Doris and Norma (Jackie).
Cremation was chosen with a memorial service at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at First Church of Nazarene in Danville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church.
Sanders Funeral Care entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at www.sandersfuneralcare.com.