Maxine Strickland Whitt

Maxine Strickland Whitt, 83, of Concord, formerly of Blackshear, passed away Saturday, September 14, 2019.  

She was born March 27, 1936, daughter of the late Archie Strickland and Josie Smith Strickland. She was a member of Blackshear Church of God for over 50 years. She was a cosmetologist for more than 60 years. She owned Woodland Heights Beauty Salon in Blackshear, where she loved people and served the Lord.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert Lynn “Bob” Whitt and her brother Raygene “Bull” Strickland.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Christa and Jody Pierce, Concord; son, Dana Whitt, Concord; grandchildren, Lander McCall and wife Laura, Julian Pierce, Sara Pierce, Alyssa Whitt and Garrison Pierce; brothers and sisters-in-law, R. L. and Naomi Strickland, Blackshear, Jack and Molly Strickland, Bristol; sister, Sally Strickland, Blackshear and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 2-3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. from the chapel of Moody-Daniel Funeral Home with Pastor Billy Smith officiating.  

Interment will follow in Moody Memorial Gardens.

Moody-Daniel Funeral Home of Zebulon is assisting the family with arrangements.

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