Laura Strong

June 2, 1927September 7, 2019


Laura Strong, 92, of Mt. Washington, returned to the Lord on Saturday, September 7, 2019.  She was the former Laura Ricker, a native of Greenville, TN, and a member of Riverview Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Howard William Strong; a son, Harry Wendell Strong; her parents, David and Ressie Ricker; and siblings, Alamae Strong, Eddie Lou Key, Waylon, R.B., Carl, and Bernie Ricker.  Laura is survived by a son, Steve Strong (Cindy); two grandchildren, Dalton and Devan Strong; a nephew, Johnny Strong; and her beloved dog, Bubba.  Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Riverview Cemetery.  Friends may visit from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday and after 9 a.m. Tuesday.  Memorial gifts are suggested to her church.