Mrs. Dorothy Rebecca Strickland

Published 4:49pm Monday, January 21, 2013


A private memorial service for Mrs. Dorothy Rebecca Strickland, 89, of Alexander City will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Strickland passed away on Friday, January 18, 2013 at Chapman Healthcare Center.  She was born on December 8, 1923 in Berlin, Georgia to James Luther McCoy and Fannie Copeland McCoy.  She was a member of Flint Hill United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her sons, Terry L. Strickland (Beverly) of Alexander City and John Gray Strickland (Ann) of Montgomery; and grandchildren, Shawn Strickland and Amy Solomon.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John Gordon Strickland; brother, Hugh B. McCoy; and sisters, Ruby Hester Shiver and Cloe Hendry.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be given to Flint Hill United Methodist Church, 2858 Flint Hill Road, Alexander City, AL 35010.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.