Family of Nannie LESLIE (32) & Asa Leroy MEALS
Obituary: Joseph Howard Meals, Sr. died at age 85 in Clarksburg, TN. Services were conducted at Dilday Funeral Home and burial was in Parker's Crossroads Cemetery. Mr. Meals was a retired mechanic for Carroll County Highway Department; died August 8, 1985. Survivors: One daughter, Mrs. Marie Cartwright of Memphis; one son, Joe Meals of Holladay; one sister, Mrs. Ivory Douglas of Lynchburg, VA; one brother, Clifford Meals of Clarksburg; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
On 16 Nov 1922 when Joseph Howard was 22, he married Ludie PRITCHARD, daughter of James Homer PRITCHARD Senior (1864-1953) & Maude SMITH (1865-1933), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 8 Oct 1899 in Clarksburg, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 77, Ludie died in Mar 1977. Buried in Mar 1977 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1930. Occupation: Teacher, Clarksburg, School, Clarksburg, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Miss Ludie".
They had the following children:
87. Ivory Elizabeth MEALS. Born on 23 Jun 1903. Resided in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Ivory Elizabeth married Carl H. DOUGLAS Senior, son of Granville Morrison DOUGLAS (1864-1931) & Martha Jane KEE (1869-1950). Born in 1899. Resided in Lynchburg, Virginia. Occupation: Salesman.
They had one child:
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