Services: Have been held.
Mrs. Sybil J. Stricklin, 69, of Albuquerque, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003, at her home.
She was born on Feb. 3, 1934, in Portales, to Newman and Fay Carter.
She was a Mother Advisor of Rainbow for many years in Albuquerque and a member of Beta Sigma Phi. Family members said she enjoyed bowling, sewing, needlework, collecting Indian memorabilia and miniatures and she will be missed.
She was preceded in death by a son, James Ray Stricklin; her parents; and a step-mother, Pauline.
Survivors include her husband, Jerry Stricklin of Albuquerque; two daughters, Marla Stricklin and Darla Bakke (and husband, Lonnie), all of Albuquerque; four grandchildren, Sean, Nicole and Jordan Bakke and Jacob Stricklin, all of Albuquerque; a brother, Jerry Carter (Ana) of Dade County, Fla.; a sister, Gloria Inge (Bob) of Portales; two step-brothers, Ray and Alfred Corzine; a step-sister, Marnell Turner; and many nieces and nephews.
Scott P. Reeves will officiate the services. Visitation is scheduled from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday at Wheeler Mortuary in Portales.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5800 Lomas Blvd. NE, Albuquerque 87110, Attention: Lorraine West.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary Of Portales.