Blanche Strickland Obituary

Blanche Strickland

Roper Funeral Home and Crematory<br />206 Holly St<br />Jasper, GA 30143<br />(706) 253-7500<br />(706) 253-0040<br />www.roperfuneralhome.com<br /><br />Blanche Strickland, a long time member of the community, passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2020 surrounded by loved ones. <br /><br />Blanche is survived by son, Ray Strickland of Jasper; grandchildren, Matt Strickland of Athens, Kerry Strickland of Jasper, Leigh and Kevon Combs of Baldwin, Georgia; five great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; brother, Jim Lawson of Ball Ground; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.<br /><br />She was preceded in death by her husband, Herb Strickland; parents, Cleon and "Tom" Lawson; sister, Myra Mullinax; and brother, Bill Lawson.<br /><br />A Graveside Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 12, 2020 in the Mica Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Wilber Ridings and Reverend Kenny Sutton officiating. (Conns Creek Road at Fletcher Drive, Ball Ground, GA 30107)<br /><br />The family will be receiving friends at Roper Funeral Home, Friday, September 11, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.<br /><br />In lieu of flowers, donations in Blanche's memory may be made to Pickens Senior Center or Boys and Girls Club of Jasper.<br /><br />Arrangements are entrusted to the Staff of Roper Funeral Home and Crematory. <br /><br /><br />
September 9, 202009/09/2020
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Moss Fountain
September 12
Ray and the entire family, I'm sorry for your loss.
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Carrie Duncan-Berry
September 12
Sending my deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to the family .
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Rhonda and Jim
September 11
Blanche, Forever young and a beautiful spirit! We enjoyed every second we spent with you and our talks on the phone. We will miss you so much! Love, Rhonda and Jim Kram
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Tonya Williams & Brian Pace
September 11
Sending lots of love and peace.
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Vicki Walden
September 11
This beautiful soul made this world a better place. I will miss her goodness, Grace and amazing sense of humor. Blanche was the total package. The complete, balanced human being. Always loyal to Faith and family.
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Kelli & Jake Allred
September 10
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your lossour thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Paula Patterson
September 10
So sorry to hear about her passing. I remember going to her house when I was about ten. She was always so nice. She will be missed.
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Love, The Combs Family
September 10
We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
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Mary
September 10
I’m so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort help you during this difficult time. (2 Corinthians 1:3,4 & Psalms 83:18). Jesus prayed for God’s Kingdom to come because He knew it would intervene to solve all mankind’s problems even sickness and death. (Revelati... Continue Reading
Henry Loveless
September 10
Blanche was always a fun person too be around.