Kellie Pickler 's father, Clyde Pickler, Jr. , is being sought by the Florida Department of Corrections on a felony probation violation. He is listed on their website as an absconder/fugitive. According to the Charlotte Observer , Pickler reportedly left the state without reporting to his probation supervisor.
Clyde Pickler was jailed for three years in connection with a 2003 stabbing incident. He was released in 2006 around the time Kellie appeared on American Idol .
Kellie Pickler wrote a song called "The Letter" about her relationship with her father for her 2012 album, 100 Proof . She recently won the latest season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars .
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