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Richard Strong

Born: Thu., Mar. 12, 1953
Died: Wed., May 24, 2017


3:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sat., May 27, 2017
6:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Sun., May 28, 2017
Location: Yokley-Trible Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sun., May 28, 2017
Location: Yokley-Trible Funeral Home

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Richard Strong, 64, of Tompkinsville, KY passed away Wednesday, May 24th, suddenly, at T.J. Sampson Community Hospital.

Richard was born in Monroe County, KY on March 12, 1953, a son of the late Nova Marie (Russell) and Elmer Ray Strong.

He worked at Graham Pallet for 30 years.

On March 13, 1971, Richard married Trula Howard Strong, who survives of Tompkinsville.

Richard is survived by a daughter, Angel Cornwell, of Tompkinsville, KY. two sons, Andy Strong, and wife, Kelly, of Gamaliel, KY; Wesley Strong, and wife, Tabitha of Tompkinsville, KY; 4 grandchildren, Ashley Strong, Ryan Strong, Kaitlynn Cornwell, and Mallory Strong.


Richard is also survived by one sister, Barbara Ferguson; three brothers, Roger Strong, of Tompkinsville, KY; Roy Strong of Tompkinsville, KY; and Robert Strong of Gamaliel, KY. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Elmer Ray and Nova Marie (Russell) Strong, and a brother, Rondell Strong.

Funeral Service will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, May 28th, 2017.

Visitation is Saturday 3:00-8:00 P.M. and Sunday 6:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

Burial is in Ebenezer Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Old Soldier Cemetery or Ebenezer Cemetery.

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   Posted Fri May 26, 2017
Expressing our deepest sympathy for your loss. We know that words cannot make it better, but we hope knowing that we are here to lean on and be there for you is comforting. Sending Love, Hugs and Prayers to the entire Family!!!
In Him, Tommy, Brenda, Connie, Dan, Michelle, Nick, T.J., Lisa, TY, Autumn & A.J.

   Posted Fri May 26, 2017

Maggie Humes Fox
   Posted Fri May 26, 2017
The family are in my prayers.

Wanda [rouse] Spicer
   Posted Fri May 26, 2017
Mine and my husband david send our prayers and condolences to the entire family.
May the lord be with you all as you grieve your loss, and may all your memories give you each some smiles. God bless and keep you during this very hard, sad time.
Our Sincerest Condolences, Wanda ( Rouse ] & David Spicer

Darrell and Corinna Davis
   Posted Sun May 28, 2017
We are sorry for your loss. We are praying the family and friends find comfort through this sad time.

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