Graveside services for Thomas R. Striplin, 81 of Fort Lauderdale, Fl. will be Wednesday at 1:00 P.M. at Forestlawn Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Gray Brown Service. Mr. Striplin passed away July 2, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Fl.
Survivors include his son Michael Striplin (Lisa) of Delaware, cousins Tom Wright, Bill Wright and Bruce Wright and Families and several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Striplin is preceded in death by his wife Maurine Striplin and a sister Doris Alford.
Pallbearers will be military.
Mr. Striplin was a native of Clay and Cleburne County Al. He spent the last 41 years in Fort Lauderdale, Fl. He is a retired 1st Sgt of the US Army and a Veteran of the Korean and Vietnam Wars and an expert mechanic.
Arrangements under the direction of Gray Brown-Service Mortuary & Crematory, Anniston, Alabama.