Family of Asa Leroy MEALS (188) & Nannie LESLIE
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, Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 77, Ludie died in Mar 1977. Buried in 1977 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Parkers Crossroads, Henderson County, Tennessee. Occupation: Teacher, Clarksburg, School, Clarksburg, Carroll County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Miss Ludie".
They had the following children:
364. 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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