Robert Lee Strickland
Robert Lee Strickland, Jr., 36, passed away on Sunday November 4, 2018. Robert was a native and lifelong peninsula resident. He graduated from Grafton High School and worked for Print Pak and a mechanic for 13 years. He raised all kinds of snakes including Pythons and Boa Constrictor.
He was preceded in death by his father Robert Lee Strickland, Sr. and is survived by his mother, Larraine E. Husted and her husband Tom, his grandmother Edith Husted and sisters, Karen Buchanan (Dave) and Heather Husted and a brother Dennis Barnes (Stephanie) along with his companion Shantana Newkirk and numerous aunts and uncles.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 1:00PM in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6:00 to 7:00 PM at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the SPCA, 523 J. Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601.