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Gene Strange

Gene Strange, 76, of Payneway, departed this life, Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at his residence.  He was born September 16, 1942 in Marked Tree, Arkansas to Orgill Washington and Cora Mae Winningham Strange.

Mr. Strange is preceded in death by his wife: Jimmie Lou Strange, his parents, 2 brothers: Thomas and Ricky Strange, 3 sisters: Flora Mae Kent, Gladys Wilson and Mary Alice Kelly.

Gene is survived by his 2 Sons: Gene Strange Jr (Ashley) and Eric Strange of Payneway, 2 Daughters: Bunny Vick (Ronny) of Hartselle, Alabama and Sugar Fleming (Stony) of Marked Tree,  2 brothers: Jimmy Strange of Cabot and Charles Strange of Marked Tree, 4 sisters: Joyce Adams of Bryant, Edith Phillips of Marked Tree, Audrey Sanders and Linda Kay Anderson of Trumann, 10 Grandchildren: Alex Howard, Rachel Howard, Taylor Fleming, Kelsey Criswell, Carmen Criswell, Emily Criswell, Ally Criswell, Caleb Strange, Brystol Strange and Elizabeth Strange, 4 great grandchildren: Jayden, Branston, Rhenly and Charlotte Rae.

Visitation will be held Friday, April 26, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Funeral Service will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:00 am at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Interment will follow at Marked Tree Cemetery in Marked Tree, Arkansas.

Arrangements are under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home, Marked Tree, Arkansas.


Gene is my daddy....everyday was a sentimental one for me...lol...he liked to laugh he enjoyed pranks and taught me well....AND sssoooooo many many more. I love you daddy and i miss you so much too.Thank you for chosing to be my daddy. I love you, daddy

Bunny Vick Jun 28 2020 12:00 AM

You are in our thoughts and prayers.

The Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home Family Apr 24 2019 12:00 AM