Mary Colleen Strickland


Mary Colleen Strickland age 76, of Owensville, Indiana, passed away on Friday, January 15, 1998 at Gibson County Hospital in Princeton, Indiana.


She belonged to Maumee General Baptist Church. She had worked for Emge Packing Company in Evansville, Indiana.


Preceded in death by first husband Zelman Johnson in 1969 and son Zelman Johnson Jr. Mary is survived by her husband, Paul Strickland of Owensville, Indiana; brother, William Garrett of Ft. Branch, Indiana; sister, Georgiana Campbell of Owensville, Indiana; son, Gayle Johnson of Owensville, Indiana;, daughters, Bernice Farrar of Griffin, Indiana, and Camilla Johnson of Owensville, Indiana; step-sons, Jr. Strickland, Tracy Strickland of Haubstadt, Indiana and Tim Strickland of Evansville, Indiana; step-daughter, Sherry Malone of Chandler, Indiana; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and seven step-grandchildren; and two step-great grandchildren.


She was the daughter of John W. and Katie Garrett and the wife of Arthur Paul Strickland.


Holder's Funeral Home in Owensville, Indiana, handled arrangements.  Burial was at Maumee Cemetery, near Owensville, Indiana.