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Norman E. Strickland, Jr. passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020 at his home in Avery, Texas.  He was 66.   

Norman was born December 30, 1953 in Clarksville, Texas to  Norman E. Strickland, Sr. and Nancy Louise Allen Strickland.  He was a Plumber and Pipe Fitter and a member of the Plumber and Pipe Fitters Union Local 100, Dallas, Texas.  Norman was a veteran of the United States Army and he enjoyed farm work and gardening. 

He is preceded in death by his parents and three siblings, Bruce Broyles, Nancy Broyles, and Douglas Broyles. 

He is survived by his wife, Peggy Strickland, of Avery, Texas; one son, Nicholas Strickland of Avery, Texas; one sister, Molly Fears of Longview, Texas; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Visitation will be held 12:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. Saturday, July 18, 2020 at Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.  

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