James Grady (Jamie) Stricklin was born December 30, 1975 in Hayti, Missouri. He was the son of James Stricklin and Diane Meyer Stricklin.
He departed this life in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on April 9, 2021. He was 45 years old.
Jamie was a graduate of Caruthersville High School.
On December 13, 2002 in Dyersburg, Tennessee, he was united in marriage to Amy Alexander.
Jamie loved life. He enjoyed spending lots of time with his family and friends. He loved fishing and hunting especially deer. He enjoyed watching hunting shows on television and also NASCAR racing. If one of his kids had a sports practice or game, you would find him there.
Survived by – his father – James Stricklin
His wife – Amy Stricklin
4 children – Jay Stricklin
– Taylor Babcock
– Alex Stricklin
1 sister and her husband – Amy and Steve Herren
His in laws – Jimmy and Becky Alexander
His sister-in-law and her husband – Kara and Bert Pierce
A special family friend – Mitzi Leek
Nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends
He was preceded in death by his grandparents – Freda and Bud Stricklin, and Madge and McCoy Meyer, and his mother – Diane Stricklin
Graveside services will be held Sunday, 4-18 at 3:00 p.m. at Maple Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2:00 that afternoon in H.S. Smith chapel.
The family request that in lieu of flowers, memorials be given to Healthy Heart Scholarship Fund at Caruthersville High School.