Candice Brooke Strickland
Candice Brooke Strickland
  • November 26, 1979 - August 28, 2017
  • Wade, North Carolina

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Ms. Brooke Strickland, age 37, of Scottie Godwin Rd., Wade died Monday, August 28, 2017 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Hospital.

Brooke was born in Cumberland Co. on November 26, 1979 the daughter of Tony Strickland & Billie Jo West Strickland of Wade.

She is preceded in death by maternal grandparents, Hugh & Annie Laura West and paternal grandparents Thomas & Pearlean Strickland.

Brooke was a 1998 graduate of Cape Fear High School, she graduated from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2002 and the attended NOVA University School of Optometry in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. graduating in 2006.

Brooke was an animal lover and loved her rescue dog “Pickles.” She enjoyed going to Topsail Beach with her family and grew up loving water sports. She helped her mother keep their yard looking good and loved watching UNC play basketball with her dad.

Brooke cherished spending time with all her family especially her sister, Tracie and two nieces, Taylor & Morgan.

A Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 at 11:00 am at Antioch Baptist Church in Falcon with Rev. Sammy McLamb officiating. Her service will conclude in Antioch Baptist Church in Falcon with a private burial to follow.

Other than her parents, she is survived by: A Sister: Tracie Nunnery & (husband) Jamie of Wade, NC; 2 Nieces: Taylor & Morgan Nunnery

The family will receive friends Wednesday, Sept 6, 2017 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am at Antioch Baptist Church in Falcon, One hour prior to the Service.