William H. Strickland of Granbury, 94, of Granbury passed away Dec. 22, 2012 in Granbury. Graveside service was at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 Holly Hills Memorial Park, Granbury. Visitation was Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Strickland was born Sept. 21, 1918 in Deport, Texas to Willie and Murdis Strickland. He served in the U.S. Air Corps during WWII and became an Engineer for General Dynamics.
He married Lula Alma Booth on Feb. 5, 1941 in Annona, Texas. She preceded him in death on March 15, 1988.
Survivors: Three sons, Lynn Strickland and wife Sue of Granbury, Kenneth Strickland and wife Tammy of Springtown, Kim Strickland and wife Deborah of Tolar; Daughter, Brenda Schomers and husband James of Granbury; 11 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.
Wiley Funeral Home made arrangements.