Richard Neal Strickland, 35, of Gloucester, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2016.
He was born in Newport News, Va. and was a self-employed carpenter and was getting ready to start classes to be a chef.
He is survived by his sons, Alec and Brendan; his parents, Neal and Bonnie Scott Strickland, and his grandfather, Futerll R. Strickland Sr.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the funeral home at 11 a.m.
Memorial donations may be made to your local mental health organization.
Andrews Funeral Home & Crematory, Gloucester, is in charge of arrangements.