Merle Jackson Strickland
Merle Jackson Strickland, 65, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Thursday, April 9, 2020 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill.
A native of Granville County she was the daughter of the late Mark Jackson and Eula Woodlief. She was a member of Providence Baptist Church and worked with the Granville County school system.
Graveside services will be held Monday, April 13, 2020 at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery by Dr. Randy Pittman. You may access the graveside service by clicking on the following link:
Graveside Service: https://vimeo.com/407283720
Surviving are her husband of twenty-six years, Vernon Lee Strickland of the home; two sons, Chris Huff of Stem and Jason Huff of Cary; two stepchildren, Jennifer Adcock (Keith) of Oxford and Scott Strickland (Lisa) of Stem, four grandchildren, four sisters; Eunice Keith of Creedmoor, Sylvia Roberson of Kittrell, Linda Gooch of Bullock and Peggy Bracy of Oxford, one brother; Donald Jackson of Oxford and her special canine companion Charlie Brown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Providence Baptist Church or the Providence Volunteer Fire Department.