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Walter Avery Strange

Walter Avery Strange, age 78 years, of Strunk, Kentucky died Friday, February 22, 2019 in Oneida, Tennessee at the Big South Fork Medical Center.

He was born in Pittsburgh, Kentucky on January 28, 1941 the son of Rufus Allen and Pauline (Jeffery) Strange. Walter was a member of Christ the King Anglican Mission, formerly an Elk, had served his country in the US Air Force, and had worked as an equipment calibrator for the US Air Force.  He enjoyed bowling, photography, and travelling.

He is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Gene Strange.

Survivors include his longtime companion, Barbara Littrell of Strunk; sons, Thomas A. Strange (Tracy) of Urbana, Ohio and Steven M. Strange of Huntington, West Virginia; brothers, Jim Strange (Sherry) of Mason, Ohio; sisters, Hazel Ison of Cincinnati, Ohio and Anna Runion of Addison, Ohio; sister-in-law, Geraldine Strange of Verona, Kentucky; Barbara’s children, Curtis Littrell (Melissa) and Frank Littrell (Tammy) both of Whitley City; Jess Littrell (Monica) of Pine Knot, and Beth Littrell of Texas; grandchildren, Brandy Strange, Jacob Quick, Samantha Littrell, Allie Littrell, Robert Littrell, Lauren Littrell, Lillieanna Littrell, Jerrick Littrell, Ashley Pugh, and Michael Pugh; and great grandchildren, Kamdin Littrell, Robin Smith, Evelena Claxton, and Laina Smith.

In accordance with his wishes he was cremated. Memorial Service will held Monday, March 4, 2019 at Christ the King Anglican Church at 1pm.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.


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Guestbook

Walter, Thank you for loving me as your own daughter these past 24 years. We shared a lot of great memories. I love you and you remain in heart forever.

Beth Littrell Feb 28 2019 12:00 AM

Walter, Thank you for loving me as your own daughter these past 24 years. We certainly shared a lot of great memories together. I love you and you will remain in my heart forever.

Beth Littrell Feb 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Walter Strange

Sue Smith Feb 28 2019 12:00 AM

Walter you will be missed by so many .Barbara you are in my thoughts and prayers .We all love you !

Doris hensley Feb 23 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Walter Strange

Doris hensley Feb 23 2019 12:00 AM