Services for Lucy Faye Strange, 82, of Emory, were held on November 29 at West Oaks Funeral Home. Pastor W.R. Byrd officiated.
Mrs. Strange died on November 24, 2020. She was born on April 1, 1938, to Odie B. Bozeman and Earnestine Nash Bozeman. She was baptized at an early age at Independent Baptist Church in Como. She later joined the Golden Chain Missionary Baptist Church in Dallas, under the leadership of Pastor Horn. She worked as a caregiver for many years in the Dallas area. At the time of her death, she lived in Emory and was a member of the Prairie Grove Missionary Baptist Church. She was a faithful member, active in Sunday school and the choir.
Mrs. Strange is survived by step-daughter, Karen McCullough and husband Earl of Crockett; grandchildren, Latericka and Christopher Jones; great-grandchildren, Jakecian, Tykehious, Caiden and Skylynn Jones of Crockett; sisters, Connie Dunlap of Mount Vernon, Willie Robinson and husband Hubert, Thelma Hobbs and husband Elvin, Swaunice McMillan and Delores Smith, all of Emory, and Sandra Mayberry and husband Norris of Point; brothers, Odie B. Bozeman Jr. of Emory and Lee Arvis Bozeman and wife Susan of Como; and a host of nieces; nephews; family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Earl Strange; parents; brother, Tommy F. Bozeman; and brothers-in-law, Troy McMillan, Robert L. Smith and Bennie Dunlap.
Arrangements were under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home, Sulphur Springs.