Tucker, Celia Price

Celia Tucker with the Mont Amoena Class of 1921. Photo courtesy of LeAnna Dunlap.

Celia Price Tucker, freshman at Lenoir Rhyne University. Member of Cabarrus County Club, c. 1922-1923.

Celia Price Tucker Lowder, c. 1951.














Class of 1921

Birth: 8 Aug 1901, Cabarrus County, North Carolina
Death: 6 May 1978

Alfred Jackson Tucker (1871-1954)
Martha C. Price Tucker (1879-1906)

Paul Evan Tucker (1904-1974)
James H. Tucker (1906-1951)

Spouse: Reece “Reecy” Allen Lowder (1892-1959)
Married: 1 Jan 1937, Albemarle, Stanly County, North Carolina

Reecy Olyn Lowder (1920-1987)
Hallie Lowder Efird (1923-2013)*
Dwight Erskine Lowder (1926-2009)*
Claudine Lowder Dry (1927-2015)*
Claude Lowder (1927-1995)*
Edwin Lane Lowder (1938-2005)
Martha Sue Lowder Kosmides (1942-)

Burial: Fairview Memorial Park, Albemarle, Stanly County, North Carolina
Source: www.findagrave.com, #158678738


The Concord Daily Tribune (Concord, NC), 26 May 1921, p. 1.


… The Senior Essay Prize was won by Miss Celia Tucker, Concord, Route 5.


Hickory Daily Record (Hickory, NC), 2 Sep 1922, 3.

Social & Personal

… Miss Celia Price Tucker of Concord, arrived in the city yesterday and will enter school at Lenoir College, stopping with Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Kuhn…


The Charlotte News (Charlotte, NC), 6 Jan 1937, 9.

By Way of Mention

Mr. And Mrs. Eric I. Johnston of this city, attended the wedding of Miss Celia Tucker and R. A. Lowder, which took place Friday January 1 in Albemarle.


The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC) 9 May 1978, p.6B.

ALBEMARLE – Mrs. Celia Tucker Lowder, 76, a retired teacher, died Saturday. Funeral is 11 a.m. today at Lefler Funeral Home.

Survivors are son, Edwin Lowder; daughter, Mrs. Michael Kosmides of Anaheim, Calif.; stepsons, Olyn Lowder, Dwight Lowder, Claude Lowder; stepdaughters, Mrs. Price Efird, Mrs. Billy Drye.