Mr. Addison Scott Strickland, 40 of Blackshear, passed away Wednesday, August 19, 2020, at Orange Park Medical Center after suffering from brain trauma due to a fall on concrete at his home.
Born in Waycross, GA on March 9, 1980, he had lived in Pierce County all of his life. Scott was a 1998 graduate of Pierce County High School and loved his classmates dearly. He was a Tobacco, Peanut, and Cotton farmer and was a former Crop Insurance Adjuster. Scott was also a volunteer firefighter for the Sunset Volunteer Fire Department. He was a member of Beulah Baptist Church and was a true music lover with country music being some of his favorite.
He was the son of the late Addison Lewis “Eddie” Strickland.
Survivors include his three daughters, Jincy Lee Strickland of Statesboro & Blackshear, and twins, Addison “Addi” Strickland and Ava Strickland both of Blackshear; his mother, Joy Davis Strickland O’Gorman of Blackshear; his sister, Starr Strickland Dial, husband, Jonathan, and their sons, Jonathan, Harrison, and Dawson (whom shared the same birthday as his uncle Scott) all of Blackshear; his grandparents, Jacob and Jenny (Janell) Davis of Blackshear; aunts and uncles, Jay & Janice Davis, Jerry & Terresa Davis, June Davis, and Jim & Jane Callahan, Larry Strickland, Sherion Mercer, Bobby & Teresa Strickland, Dan & Patty McIntosh, and Bud & Mary Alice Shelton all of Blackshear and Tony & Cindy Strickland of Baxley; a special friend, Dick Larson of Blackshear; his neighbor, Jeffrey (Toni Chelle) Bolden of Blackshear; all of his Davis and Strickland cousins; his former wife, Nobalee Strickland of Blackshear; and numerous friends.
Funeral services for Scott will be held Saturday afternoon, August 22, 2020, at 3 o’clock from the Pearson-Dial Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will be in the Beulah Cemetery and will be private.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home chapel two hours prior to the service on Saturday.
Memorials may be made to Beulah Baptist Church, 3343 Beulah Church Road, Alma, GA 31510.
Due to COVID-19, social distancing and the use of face masks is strongly suggested.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at www.pearsondial.com.
Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.
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