Mr. Strickland was born April 3, 1948, a son of the late Eugene and Catherine Strickland.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Marsha Strickland; sons, Craig and Kevin Strickland; a daughter, Christie Cornwell; four grandchildren; sisters and brothers and their spouses, Barbara Sue Brown, Jerry and Patricia Strickland, Tommy and Kathy Strickland, Larry and Jenny Strickland, Robert and Cissy Strickland, Davy and Candace Strickland, Cathy and J.D. Lee and Karen Strickland.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Mark Brown.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, Jan. 11, from the Kingston Baptist Church.
Complete arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later.
Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, is in charge of local arrangements.