|Published: 8:20 AM, 01/02/2014
||Last updated: 8:21 AM, 01/02/2014
Author: Duay O'Neil
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-Funeral services for Frank Strickler, longtime
Newport businessman, are scheduled for Saturday, January 4, 2014, at Manes
Strickler died at his Newport home early New Year’s Day
following a period of declining health. He was 90.
Born August 28, 1923 in Hunter, Arkansas, he was the
youngest child and only son of Frank and Gipsie (Fox) Strickler. His mother was
a daughter of a Confederate soldier, Ezekiel Fox, and his wife, the former
Nancy Netherton, and the granddaughter of Cocke County Sheriff James and
Luraney (Thomas) Netherton, who resided in the Edwina community.
For more details, please see the Thursday edition of the Newport Plain Talk.
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