Alice Rebecca Whiteside was the daughter of Robert Neely Whiteside and Rachel Ann Finley. She married James D. Weatherly in 1869 and had two daughters by him: Martha and Ruth Weatherly.
After James died in 1883, she married G. R. Whiteside (30 May 1889) who was the son of Milton Whiteside and Mary E. Griffith. G.R.'s first wife was Parmeila Crowell Whiteside (b. 25 Dec 1849 d. 23 Sep 1870).G.R. and Parmelia were married 4 Feb 1869. They were married only 19 months before her death.