Aileen Strickland Minchew
Aileen Strickland Minchew

May 12, 1927 - March 31, 2009
Born in Manor, GA
Resided in Waycross, GA
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Mrs. Aileen Strickland Minchew, 81, died Tuesday morning (March 31, 2009) at her residence after an extended illness.
She was a native of Manor, and she has resided in Ware County most of her life. She was employed for several years as a retail cashier for department and grocery stores. She was last employed as a caregiver for several years in Douglas, GA. She was also a member of Sweat Memorial Baptist Church and the Red Hat Society.
She is the daughter of the late Samuel A. Strickland and Maggie Henderson Strickland. She is preceded in death by her husband, Warren Alton Minchew; and eight brothers and sisters.
Survivors include two daughters, Lana Gail Minchew of Waycross, and Glenda Minchew Sutton of Waycross; one son, Gary W. Minchew (wife Margie) of Waycross; three grandchildren, Kimberly Minchew Stone (husband Bruce), Justin Warren Minchew and Jessica Sloan Sutton; two great grandchildren, Madelyn Layne Stone and Brock Harrison Stone; two sisters, Gertie Hewitt and Blanche Taylor both of Waycross; one brother, Henry Strickland of Waycross; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday (April 4, 2009) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Kettle Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Bethany Hospice, 201 Westside Dr., Douglas, GA 31533.
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Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Friday, April 3, 2009
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Music Funeral Home Chapel
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, April 4, 2009
2:00 PM
Kettle Creek Cemetery
2523 Carswell Ave.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, April 4, 2009