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Alfred Scott Tucker and Florence Victoria McLelland

Alfred Scott Tucker born 8 Dec 1860 and died 30 Mar 1928. Married in 1882 Iredell Co, NC to Florence Victoria McLelland born 7 Nov 1861 and died 23 Dec 1946, Iredell Co, NC.
Buried South River Baptist Church, Iredell Co, NC.

Florence was the daughter of Miranda Jane Mays and Joseph Wilson McLelland. Miranda Jane Mays was the daughter of Absalom Mays and Jane Walker. Absalom Mays was the son of Benjamin Mays and Susannah "Sooky" Brown.

Florence's Obit - Landmark of Statesville, 12/23/1946.

Alfred and Florence' grave.

Alfred and Florence's children:

Roby McKellory Tucker born 22 Jun 1866, Iredell Co, NC. Roby died 3 May 1965, Iredell Co, NC. Buried at Concord Presbyterian Church, Loray, Iredell Co, NC.
Roby's grave.

Emitt Eugene Tucker born 28 Jun 1890, Iredell Co, NC. Married Amanda Mae Haire. Emitt died 13 Aug 1971, Iredell Co, NC.

Callie Bell Tucker born 16 Aug 1892. Married James Columbus Gryder in 1915, Iredell Co, NC. Callie died 9 Jul 1986, Iredell Co. NC.

William J Brint Tucker born 31 Jul 1898, Iredell Co, NC.

Dollie McLelland Tucker born 2 Aug 1903 and died 18 Jan 1946, Iredell Co, NC. Dollie married Ethel Bullin.

Dollie's Obit - Landmark of Statesville 1/21/1946.
Mrs. Olene Gryder parks, 82, of 812 Kerley Court, died Sunday at her home. She was born Dec. 13, 1915, in Iredell County and was the daughter of the late J. Columbus Gryder and Callie Tucker Gryder. She attended Statesville city schools and was married to Trent Parks, who preceded her in death. Mrs. Parks was a member of Diamond Hill Baptist Church and was a retired bookkeeper with I-CARE. In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Grier Gryder and Oscar Gryder. She is survived by one sister, Eloise Gryder Spinkle of Greensboro; two nephews, Don Sprinkle of Greensboro and Jeff Sprinkle of Raleigh; two nieces, Janis Flanders of Marietta, Ga., and Linda Gryder Clark of Florida. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Nicholson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Carl Williams officiating. Interment will follow in the Oakwood cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday at Nicholson Funeral Home.

Statesville Record 12/23/2003.

Eloise Gryder Sprinkle, 82, of Dulaire Road, died Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2005, at Clapp's Nursing Center. Mrs. Sprinkle's funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Lindley Park Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Guilford Memorial Park. Eloise Sprinkle was born Jan. 19, 1923, to the late Columbus and Callie Tucker Gryder. She lived her early years and attended school in Statesville, moving to Greensboro in 1951. She was a faithful member of Lindley Park Baptist Church where she was a soloist, and a member of the choir and various other singing groups. Mrs. Sprinkle was a Data Controller for the Greensboro City Schools for over 20 years. Survivors include three children, Janis Flanders and husband, Edgar, of Wilmington, Jeffrey Sprinkle of Greensboro, and Donald Sprinkle and wife, Mella, of Greensboro; three grandchildren, Bethany Leigh Sprinkle, Mark Jeffrey Sprinkle, and D. J. Sprinkle; and two great-grandchildren, Destiny Sprinkle and Ashley Sprinkle. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. tonight at Forbis and Dick, North Elm Street, in Greensboro.

Statesville Record 12/29/2005.

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