Ralph M. Strickland



Timmonsville, SC- Ralph Monroe Strickland, 79, died Monday evening May 15, 2017.

Funeral services will be Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Layton-Anderson Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Byrd Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Ralph was born in Florence County, the son of the late Maxie Willie and Eleanor Lynch Strickland. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Ralph was a Foreman with Davey Tree Company.

He was married to the late JoAnne Howard Strickland.

Surviving are two sons, Wyndall R. (Karen) Strickland, Florence, Johnny M. Strickland, Effingham; sisters, Janie Lou (Doug) Lovelace, Valerie Lee, Mary Alice Hunt; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by brothers, Ray, Don, Cecil, Wayne, Carlyle, Ronnie, Lenward Strickland.

Layton-Anderson Funeral Home, 4210 W. Palmetto Street, Florence, SC is assisting the family with arrangements. The family will be at 3260 James Turner Road at other times.

You are invited to sign the guestbook at www.laytonandersonfh.com