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MANNING - Jerry Ivy Strickland, 73, died Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Tuomey Regional Medical Center.
Born Oct. 24, 1940, in Olanta, he was a son of the late Maxie Lee and Coleen Strickland Lee.
Survivors include a son, Jerry W. "Tom" Strickland (Linda) of Manning; three daughters, Debra Barrett, Chevy (Frankie) Breedin and Margaret Strickland, all of Sumter; three brothers, Barron Strickland of Pamplico, Eugene (Barbara) Strickland of Alcolu and Danny (Vicky) Lee of Timmonsville; a sister, Mary Mathis of Charleston; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home with the Rev. Sammy Thompson officiating. Burial will follow in Hicks Hill Cemetery in Olanta.
Elston Strickland, Gene Strickland, Charles Lee, Richard Brown, Steve Brown and Adam Thomas will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday at Stephens Funeral Home and other times at the home, 1143 Primrose Lane, Manning.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 128 Stonemark Lane, Columbia, SC 29210.
Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church St., Manning, is in charge of arrangements. (803) 435-2179.