GLEN ROSE - Karen Avis Strahan, 75, passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, in a Fort Worth hospital.  

Funeral services are  scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Lawson Memorial Chapel in Walnut Springs. Interment will take place in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Karen was born Sept. 28, 1943 in Alice to Vernon and Lillie Mae Cleveland Long.  After graduating from high school, she attended college. She managed restaurants throughout her life. Karen was of the Baptist faith and teachings.

Survivors include her husband, Lonnie Canady, of Glen Rose; her daughter, Sherryl Strahan of San Antonio; her son, Clayton Strahan of Walnut Springs; her sister, Barbara Galloway of Weatherford; and her brother, Neal Long of Leming; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives and friends.

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