Jeffrey Strawn


Jeffrey Martin Strawn, 68, of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.

He was born on June 7, 1950, in Lancaster, Ohio. 

He has lived in Cleveland for the past 12 years.  He was a member of Bellfounte Baptist Church.  Jeffrey loved being outdoors, riding motorcycles, fishing, and was an avid collector.  He was also a big sports fan, especially the New England Patriots and the Ohio State Buckeyes.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife of 50 years, Patricia Strawn; parents, Martin and Bonnie Strawn; his children: Matthew Strawn (Tracy), Melissa Litchfield, Michelle Collins (Curtis), and Meggan Bush (Rick); siblings, Jennifer Turley, Jerry Strawn (Cheryl), and Jessica Devol (Randy); grandchildren: Nikolas, Taylor, and Jordan Strawn, and Joseph, Jacob, and Jackson Litchfield, Amos and Macie Collins, Kayla, Jenna, and Lincoln Bush; great-grandchildren,: Coy and Ollie Perdue; and numerous extended family members and friends.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, from 5 until 7 p.m. at Bellfounte Baptist Church, located at 132 Bellfounte Road N.E., Cleveland, TN 37312. 

A Celebration of Life service will follow the visitation at 7 p.m. at the church, with the Rev. Lake Walker officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Jeffrey, or your condolences with his family, at his online memorial located at

Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Strawn family with these arrangements. 


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