Willie Randolph

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

SIKESTON — Willie Ann Randolph, 65, died Oct. 28, 2019, at her home.

Born Aug. 30, 1954, in Portageville, daughter of the late Lawrence and Evelena King Strickland, she attended the Portageville Public Schools. She was a member of the Powerhouse Church of God in Sikeston.

Her husband, Nelson Randolph, preceded her in death.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sons, Travis Ray Strickland and Willie Brown Jr.; two brothers, Lawrence Strickland and Earnest Strickland; and two sisters, Dorothy Ann Haley and Nora Bell Strickland.

Survivors include: two sons and one daughter-in-law, Lawrence Strickland and Nellcine (Katina) Brown of Sikeston; one daughter, Evelena Johnson of Sikeston; one brother, Sylvester King of Portageville; four sisters, Mary Ann Davis of Desloge, Ella "Trivia" Ochomadrid and Lisa Dyes of Sikeston and Leantha Jones Jr.; and 17 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation was from 10 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. Nov. 15 at Tanner Street Church of God in Sikeston with Betty Ware of Powerhouse of God in Sikeston officiating.

Burial followed in Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Sikeston with the Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston in charge of arrangements.