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Martha Lula Millsaps Sprinkle
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Birth: May 8, 1879
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1961
North Carolina, USA

DEATH CLAIMS MRS. SPRINKLE

Mrs. Lula Millsaps Sprinkle, 82 wife of Arch P. Sprinkle, died at 7 a.m. today at her home in New Prospect Church community, route 5, Statesville.
She had been in poor health for several years and seriously ill for the past three days.
She was born in Alexander County on May 8, 1879, daughter of the late Franklin and Amanda White Millsaps. Her marriage was on February 8, 1903.
Surviving in addition to her husband, are four sons and six daughters: Spencer E. Sprinkle, route 2, Statesville, Herman C. Sprinkle, route 5, Statesville, Lonnie P. Sprinkle, and Hal R. Sprinkle, both of Greensboro; Mrs. R.C. Loyd, Mrs. J.E. Brotherton, Mrs. L.P. Millsaps and Mrs. F.A. Shaver, all of route 5, Statesville; Mrs. A.H. Tilley, route 2, Statesville; and Mrs. J.P. Henderson of Hamptonville.
Four sisters surviving are Mrs. R.H. Mason, Mrs. John Wilson and Mrs, Ethel Shaver, all of route 2, Statesville; and Mrs. Homer Menscer of Kannapolis. There are 56 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren also surviving. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Franklin Millsaps (1852 - 1890)
  Amanda Caroline White Millsaps-Menscer (1856 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Archie Preston Sprinkle (1877 - 1963)*
 
 Children:
  Erba Sprinkle (1903 - 1904)*
  Cordia Emma Sprinkle Loyd (1904 - 1998)*
  Cleo Ethel Sprinkle Brotherton (1904 - 2002)*
  Spencer Erastus Sprinkle (1907 - 1995)*
  Anna Lou Sprinkle Millsaps (1908 - 2014)*
  Herman Coles Sprinkle (1909 - 1997)*
  Ida Elva Sprinkle Tilley (1911 - 2005)*
  Lonnie Preston Sprinkle (1913 - 2009)*
  Zina Mavis Sprinkle Shaver (1915 - 2008)*
  Nellie Ree Sprinkle Henderson (1917 - 1995)*
  Hal Reece Sprinkle (1917 - 2003)*
  Lincoln Matthew Sprinkle (1919 - 1924)*
  Lena Mathis Sprinkle (1919 - 1920)*
  Margaret Juanita Sprinkle Hemrick (1921 - 1954)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lena Bell Millsaps Mason (1875 - 1961)*
  Nora Westina Millsaps Wilson (1877 - 1962)*
  Martha Lula Millsaps Sprinkle (1879 - 1961)
  William Parks Millsaps (1885 - 1948)*
  Maggie Ethel Millsaps Shaver (1888 - 1974)*
  Ottie Lee Millsaps Menscer (1890 - 1983)*
  Hoyt Samuel Millsaps (1897 - 1947)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery
Statesville
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: anthony Unknown
Record added: Jul 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39497757
Martha Lula <i>Millsaps</i> Sprinkle
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Martha Lula <i>Millsaps</i> Sprinkle
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Martha Lula <i>Millsaps</i> Sprinkle
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