Bobbie Ann (Strickland) O'Quinn

Born: Tue., Apr. 10, 1945
Died: Sat., Apr. 27, 2019

Memorial Service

4:00 PM Tue., Apr. 30, 2019
Location: Emmanuel Baptist Church

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Mrs. Bobbie Ann Strickland O’Quinn, age 74, of Blackshear, passed away suddenly Saturday night (4/27/19) following a short illness.

Born April 10, 1945 in Blackshear, she was a daughter of the late Arthur Leroy and Myrtice Hutchinson Strickland. She lived most of her life in Pierce County and was a 1963 graduate of Blackshear High School.  She had been a longtime housewife but had helped friends with decorating and redesigning their homes. 

She was a longtime member of Emmanuel Baptist Church and attended the Ron Spell’s Sunday School Class. She had taught Sunday school and loved being a member of the choir.  She was also a member of the Classy Red Hatters.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, William Russell O’Quinn; her brother, Jerry Strickland; and 3 sisters and a brother-in-law, Darcille and Frank Dixon, Colleen Allen, and Jimmie Padgett.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, April and Chad Hendley of Blackshear; her grandson, Collin Russell Hendley of Blackshear; a brother, Tommy Johnson of Utah; 2 brothers-in-law, Harry Padgett of Savannah and Wayne O’Quinn of Blackshear; 3 sisters-in-law, Wanda Strickland, Elaine Moody (husband Stanley), and Donna Tanner (husband Frank), all of Blackshear; longtime family friend, Sis Young of Blackshear; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

A memorial service will take place Tuesday afternoon (4/30/19) at 4:00 PM at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Stone officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church Building Fund, 217 West Carter Avenue, Blackshear, GA 31516 or to Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, GA 31501.

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