Sarah Jane Strickland Thibodeaux, 73, of Nahunta, passed away Saturday afternoon, Aug. 18, 2018, at Bayview Nursing Home, after an extended illness.

Born in Nahunta, her parents were Harrell Addison and Renna Purdom Strickland. She is also preceded in death by her brother, Lewis Addison Strickland.

Sarah was a retired data entry clerk for AT&T, and a member of Glyndale Baptist Church in Brunswick.

She was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan who loved animals, music and scrapbooking.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Tony and Louise Henrique of Raybon; a granddaughter and her spouse, Heather and Elvin Woods, of Brunswick; a great-grandson, Troy Woods, of Brunswick; three stepchildren, Jamie August, Daniel Thibodeaux and Kathy Summerall; six step-grandchildren, Maci and Logan Thomas, Logan Thibodeaux, Jill Summerall, Jenny and Michael Charleston, Erin and Michael Scheppers, and Wyatt Summerall; four step-great-grandchildren, Harper Thomas, Cohen Thomas, Claire Herrington and Elias Charleston; and also several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, at Frye Funeral Home, in Nahunta.

The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, in the chapel of Frye Funeral Home, with Pastor Elvin Woods, Pastor Paul Roberson and Pastor Ken Creekmore officiating.

Burial will follow in Smyrna Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be William Bradham, Rusty Howard, C.R. Lynn, Bruce Kennedy, Bud Coffman and Jordan Cumbest.

Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta.

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