Cover photo for Connie Jean (Strickland) Bell's Obituary
Connie Jean (Strickland) Bell Profile Photo

Connie Jean (Strickland) Bell

August 28, 1951 — January 21, 2023

Tulsa, OK

Connie Jean (Strickland) Bell

Memorial services for Connie Jean (Strickland) Bell, 71, of Tulsa, OK, were held Saturday, January 28, 2023, at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Chaplain Donna Hendricks and Tim Gartland officiated. Honorary Casket bearers were Tim Gartland, Brad Steele, Jr., Kameron Bell, Cassius Steele, Myranda Huskey, Brad Steele, Sr., Aveyah Steele, and Noah Steele.

Connie was born August 28, 1951, in Tulsa, OK, to Robert Strickland and Betty June (Real) Strickland. She passed away January 21, 2023, in Tulsa, OK.

Connie was an amazing mother and nana. She was an Avis Rent-A-Car reservation agent for 10 years. In her free time, Connie enjoyed going to the casino, going fishing, as well as playing and bingo and pool.

She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Gartland and husband, Tim; son, Brad Steele, Jr. and wife, Hannah Barns; granddaughters, Myranda Huskey and Aveyah Steele; grandsons, Kameron Bell, Cassius Steele, and Noah Steele; brother, Bobby Strickland; best friends, Brad Steele, Sr. and Lori Downs; and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Strickland; mother, Betty Strickland; brothers, Barry Strickland and Billy Strickland; and sister, Sherry Collins.

Services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.

Online condolences to the family can be made at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Connie Jean (Strickland) Bell, please visit our flower store.
Memorial Handouts.pdf

Past Services

Memorial Service

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 270

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree