Benjamin Willis Strickland, 77, passed away on November 15, 2014 at Halley.
He was born on October 4, 1937 in Chicot County and was the son of the late Arvell and Chive Cotton Strickland. He was of the Pentecostal faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sons, Wayne Strickland and David Strickland; and two sisters, Bernice Hill and Patricia Strickland.
Survivors include his sons, Michael Strickland and his wife Debby, and Danny Strickland, all of Dermott; a brother, Robert Strickland of Montrose; and 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on November 18 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral Services will be held on November 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service Chapel with Bro. Cecil Harvey officiating. Burial will be held at Trafalgar Cemetery in Ashley County.