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Visitation Friday, Funeral Saturday For Harnett County Deputy

Posted September 26, 2003 11:54 a.m. EDT

— A visitation is scheduled Friday night for a Harnett County deputy who was killed in a car crash earlier this week.

Deputy John Strickland was responding to a call when he lost control of his cruiser and hit a tree. He had just retired from the Army and was starting a new career in law enforcement.

Strickland's family will receive friends from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Friday at Adcock Funeral Home in Cumberland County. His funeral is scheduled for Saturday morning at 11 at Triton High School in Erwin.