Strickland set to celebrate 100 years
Alberta Strickland will be celebrating her 100th birthday on July 3.
She was born on July 3, 1910 in Crenshaw, Miss. She spent her earlier adult years in Dubbs, Mississippi, before moving to Tunica.
She was married to Roosevelt Banks, who was the first black deputy sheriff of Tunica County. They spent many years together in Tunica County until he passed away in the late 1980’s.
A few years later, she married Charlie Strickland, who is now deceased.
New Strangers Rest is rising from the ruins Today there are only...
Brazilian Dance to perform at televised gospel awards show Local nonprofit dance...
More acres planted in state’s major row crops than in 2013 MISSISSIPPI STATE...
Assessed value of property down slightly Tunica County Tax...
Board to terminate Tunica Arena lease A lengthy – and...