Maria Strong age 84, passed away Dec. 16, 2020. She was born in Grenada, Spain on Jan. 31, 1936, the only child of Angel and Maria Falquina. She was a longtime resident of D’lberville, MS.
She was married to Gordon Strong in 1962 in Madrid, Spain. They retired and settled down in Mississippi.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her grandparents and her husband of 58 years.
She is survived by two children Caroline (Tom) Heaps of Baker, MT; and Angela (Alex) Dubuisson of Wiggins, MS. She also leaves behind three wonderful grandchildren Isabella, Stephanie, and Christopher.
Visitation was held Dec. 19, 2020 at Bradford O’Keefe Funeral Home on O’Neal Road, Gulfport, with a graveside service on Dec. 21, 2020 at Biloxi National Cemetery in Biloxi, MS.