(BOWDON, Ga.) The funeral for Jimmy Kison Strain, 68, of Bowdon, Ga., will be Thursday, June 20, 2019, at 11 a.m. CDT at Corinth Missionary Baptist Church in Bowdon with the Rev. Gary Stewart and Rev. David Daniel officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 4:30-8 p.m. on Wednesday.
Mr. Strain died at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, Ga., on Tuesday, June 18.
A Woodland native, Mr. Strain was born Feb. 12, 1951, the son of Kison A. and Jimmy Lou Hanson Strain. He was a member of Corinth Missionary Baptist Church in Bowdon and worked as an electrician.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy Joy Strain of Bowdon; son, Jamie Strain (wife, Kerri) of Woodland; three grandchildren; four sisters, Lynn Holloway and Penny Lucas, both of Woodland, Paula Lindsey of Oxford and Jeri Sue Miles of LaGrange, Ga.; and brother, Ted Strain of Woodland. Mr. Strain was preceded in death by his parents.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Traylor, Daryl Crenshaw, Barry Yates, Kison Strain, Kyle Strain and Kip Strain.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.
Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.