Mr. John "Conway" Strickland, 35, died suddenly Friday evening (April 19, 2013) at Mayo Clinic Health Systems of Waycross from injuries received in an automobile accident.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Waycross where he graduated from Ware County High School in 1995. He owned and operated Innovative Metals.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, G. H. Taylor; and paternal grandparents, Margie and Jimmy Dixon.
Survivors include the mother of his children, Amanda Payne of Blackshear; two children, Hannah Faye Strickland and Amber Carol Strickland; his mother, Karen Diane Taylor of Waycross; his father, John Lee Strickland of Waycross; his maternal grandmother, Mollie Faye Gillis Strickland of Waycross; three sisters, Kelly Denise Strickland, Irene Griffin and Victoria Drury all of Waycross; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday (April 23, 2013) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.