Funeral services for Roxie Davis
Strickland, 91, of Sugar Land, Texas were held Friday, July
23, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Chapel, in
Rosenberg, Texas. Interment followed in Greenlawn Memorial
Roxie was born October 7, 1912 in San
Angelo, Texas to Charles and Martha Peppers Davis. She was a
member of the Silvertone Choir at First Baptist Church of
Sugar Land. She enjoyed playing dominos, cards and quilting.
Her beautiful plants were proof of her green thumb. Roxie
was employed by the old Sugar Land ISD and Fort Bend ISD as
a cafeteria cook for 11 years. She passed away July 20, 2004
in Houston, Texas.
Roxie is preceded in death by her
husband, Milton Strickland, Sr. and her daughters, Annette
Guidry and Nellie Davenport.
She is survived by a son, Milton
Strickland of Sugar Land, Texas; daughters, Dora Burns of
Houston, Texas, Mary Falsone of Stafford, Texas; 18
grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren; 3 great great
grandchildren; along with other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services are under the direction
of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B.F. Terry Blvd.,
Rosenberg, Texas 77471. 281-341-8800.