Clay J. Strickland, age 74, passed away Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at his residence in Mills Spring, NC.
Clay was born in Madison County, North Carolina to the late Holbert and Maybel Strickland. Clay is preceded in death by his wife, Grace Strickland, brothers Ray and Marvin Strickland, sister Jackie Cantrell.
Clay is survived by his daughter Crystal Strickland of Polk Co., NC; sons Doug Strickland, and wife Debora of Henderson Co., NC; Glenn Strickland and wife Mandy of Transylvania Co., NC.; grandchildren Andy and wife Eva, Brittany, Tracy, Jonathon, Casey; great- grandchild Bentley; brother Carl Strickland and sister Marie Connor.
Family will receive friends Monday, September 12, 2022, from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm. A funeral service will follow in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel.