CHADBOURN -- Gwendolyn Smith Strickland, 87, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2023, at her home.

Gwen was born April 13, 1935, the daughter of the late Goodman E. Smith and Cora Lee White Smith. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Loyd Clyde Strickland, who preceded her in 2003; siblings, Jerry Smith, JoeNeil Smith and Mona Faye Williams.