Helen Lanier Strickland – 83 of Lakeland, GA passed away peacefully and gracefully on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at Langdale Hospice House after a lengthy illness. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Southside Baptist Church in Lakeland. The burial will be held at 4:00 PM on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Moseley Cemetery in Uvalda, GA. The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the Lakeland United Methodist Church in Lakeland, GA. Messages of sympathy may be expressed online at www.musicfuneralservices.com. The compassionate and caring staff of Music Funeral Services of Lakeland is caring for Mrs. Strickland’s family.