Mrs. Gracie Josephine Tucker Stroud, 83, of Statesville, N.C., died Sunday, January 12, 2020, at the Gordon Hospice House. Born in Yadkin County on August 21, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Noah William Tucker and Mary Elizabeth Tucker.

She was a member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church and retired from food service management.

She is survived by a sister, Sharron Parish; a nephew, Matthew Parish; and a special family friend, Pam Stroud.

Services celebrating her life will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church with Pastor Chris Fitzgerald officiating.

Condolences may be sent online to the family to

Memorials may be given to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625.

Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family.