Shirley Joyner Strickland
October 28, 1938 – June 11, 2021
Shirley Joyner Strickland, 82 of Wilson passed away Friday. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 5260 Old Raleigh Road, Wilson. The Rev. Woody Parrish will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 1 – 1:45 p.m. Thursday prior to the service at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
Shirley is survived by her daughters, Cindy McLaughlin, and Karen Parramore; son, Doug Strickland, Jr.; granddaughter, Erica Little; grandsons, C.J. Ellis, Tanner Brooks Ellis, Phillip Morgan, and Jeremiah McLaughlin; fourteen great-grandchildren, and her sister, Frances Bernecker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Erick Douglas Strickland; parents, William and Mammie Joyner, and her seven sisters and brothers.
Flowers are welcome or memorials may be directed to Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 5260 Old Raleigh Road, Wilson, North Carolina 27893, American Diabetes, PO Box 15829, Arlington, Virginia 22215, or to the American Cancer Society, 930 Wellness Drive, Greenville, North Carolina 27834.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.