John Oscar Strange, 85 of Buckhead, died January 16, 2016. He was born in Covington on June 12, 1930 to John Henry Strange and Mary Frances Presley Strange. Mr. Strange worked as a dairy farmer for many years. He loved his farm, his family and his church. He was married to the late Agnes Nard Strange. He was a member of Fountain of Praise Fellowship. Mr. Strange is survived by Christine Leitch and his children, Christine Strange, Judy Ann Strange, Charles Strange and Terresa, Larry Strange and Curtis Strange and Brenda. He leaves one sister, Sara Poole. Mr. Strange’s grandchildren are Angela Smith, Mary Ann Duke, Robbin Griffith, Jonathan David Strange, Lori Elizabeth Astin, Emily Ann Ruark, Ryan Strange, Samantha Thompson, Christy Bodenhamer, Matthew Strange, Curtis Lee Strange, Jr, Abby Chandler and Logan Chandler. He also leaves nine great grandchildren. Mr. Strange was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Strange, a grandson, Larry Dean Strange and siblings, Rufus Strange, Mary Bailey and Randy Strange. The family received friends on Monday, January 18 from 6-8 p.m.. The funeral service was held on Tuesday, January 19 at 3 p.m. at the Fountain of Praise Fellowship. Interment followed at the Buckhead Cemetery. A.E. Carter Funeral Home had care of arrangements.