Joe N Strong (1938 - 2003)

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Bay Springs, Jasper County, Mississippi

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Mildred Ruth (Strong) Panay

Mildred Ruth (Strong) Panay

Decker Children

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Bessie Decker Strong with Rausch Children

Bessie Decker Strong with Rausch Children

George and Susan Priest Wedding

George and Susan Priest Wedding

MY GRANDMOTHER

MY GRANDMOTHER

RICHARD STRONG & MARIE BURNS WEDDING

RICHARD STRONG & MARIE BURNS WEDDING

Isaac Strong

Isaac Strong

STRONG FAMILY

STRONG FAMILY

STRONGS

STRONGS

OTIS STRONG

OTIS STRONG

RICHARD AND JACK STRONG

RICHARD AND JACK STRONG

Silas and Hannah K. Strong

Silas and Hannah K. Strong

Silas and Hannah (Russell) Strong

Silas and Hannah (Russell) Strong

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Nathan S. Corder Family Mildred Ruth (Strong) Panay Decker Children Bessie Decker Strong with Rausch Children

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1938 - In the year that Joe N Strong was born, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

1944 - By the time he was just 6 years old, on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

1945 - When he was merely 7 years old, on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

1968 - By the time he was 30 years old, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

1988 - Joe was 50 years old when on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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Joe N Strong passed away on April 18, 2003 at age 64. There is no known cause of death. He was born on October 30, 1938. We are unaware of information about Joe's surviving family. We know that Joe N Strong had been residing in Bay Springs, Jasper County, Mississippi.

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