Pauline Strickland Dupree Burnham

December 13, 1923October 6, 2012

Pauline Strickland Dupree Burnham, age 88, resident of Columbus, died on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at St. Francis Hospital. Funeral services are scheduled at the Chapel of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 11 a.m. with Reverend Jimmy Duke officiating. Interment will follow at Parkhill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, October 8, 2012 from 6-8 p.m. Mrs. Burnham, daughter of the late Charlie and Ada Belle Strickland, was born December 13, 1923 in Grady County, GA. She was retired from Parisian’s, and had worked previously at Swift Manufacturing, Trapnell Shoes, Kiralfys, and Kirvens. Mrs. Burnham was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church and Good News Sunday School Class. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Bobby Lee Dupree and Clarence B. Burnham; four brothers, Leonard C. Strickland, Arthur Strickland, Mansen Strickland, and Council Strickland; and one sister, Maudie Strickland Williams. Mrs. Burnham is survived by two daughters, Betty Jean Lindsey and her husband Robert of Columbus and Barbara Belle Stevenson and her husband Billy of Islandton, SC; three grandsons, Bobby Lindsey of Columbus, David Stevenson and his wife Mary Frances of Charleston, SC, and Bill Stevenson of Buford, SC; two great-granddaughters, Katie Stevenson and Elaine Stevenson; many nieces and nephews; special friend, Joe Bressler of Columbus; other relatives and friends. The family would like to thank the staff of Magnolia Manor Assisted Living and caregivers on Three North at St. Francis Hospital for the loving care given to our mother.


  • Visitation Monday, October 8, 2012
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Pauline Strickland Dupree Burnham

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Andy & Sandy Andrews

October 15, 2012

Betty and Family, Andy and I are so very sorry for your loss. Know that you're in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time.

October 9, 2012

With heartfelt sympathy, may you feel our love embrace you during this difficult time. We wish to extend our condolences and let you know you are all in our thoughts and prayers

Tom & Angie Nykamp


October 9, 2012

May the love and support of family and friends prove to be of comfort to you during this very difficult time.(Psalms 55:22)

Dave & Barbara Smart

October 8, 2012

Dear Betty, Barbara and I are so sorry over your loss. May God be with you through this period of sorrow. Know that you, Robert, and your family are in our daily prayers.

October 8, 2012

Dear Betty I have you and your family in my prayers. May God Bless you all. Carol Graham (Columbus, GA).

Brenda Price

October 7, 2012

Please remember Betty and Robert, we are all praying for your family at this time

Shirley Aldridge

October 7, 2012

Betty we have you and your family in our prayers. God Bless.