Funeral services were held Oct. 29, 2022, at China Lee Baptist Church, Silver Creek, for Adrell Stringer, 84, who died Oct. 17 in Monticello. Rev. Jerry Earl, pastor, officiated, with interment following in the church cemetery. Johnson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Stringer was born to the late Lloyd and Susie Stringer. He was a member of China Lee Baptist Church, where he was chairman of the Deacon Board, member of the choir, and pianist. He also served as pianist at South Spring Hill and Rocky Branch Baptist Church. He was a Mason.
He graduated from McCullough High School and later Prentiss Institute Industrial College. He retired from St. Regis Paper Mill after 36 years.
Mr. Stringer was married to the late Pauline Barnes Stringer and to this union, six children were born.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Yvonne Stringer; and five brothers, Tommie Stringer, Andrew Stringer, Henry Stringer, Levon Stringer and Lee Otha Stringer.
He is survived by five children, Adrell (Dalneva) Stringer, of Nashville, Tenn.; Carlos Stringer, Detric Stringer, Candies Stringer, and Paula Stringer, all of Monticello; one brother, Lloyd (Renee) Stringer Jr.; two sisters, Lee Etta (Willie) Smith, of Monticello; and Maxine Barnes, of Silver Creek; 17 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.