Edith Myrtine Slade1

b. 25 September 1911, d. 22 January 1998
     Edith Myrtine Slade was born on September 25, 1911 in Meansville, Pike County, Georgia.1 She was the daughter of Charles Simon Slade and Ophelia Selena Adams.2
     Edith married Lewis Shannon Holloway on November 5, 1936 in Lee Street Methodist Church, Americus, Sumter County, Georgia.1,3 She died on January 22, 1998 in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, at age 86.1,3 She was buried in Fincher Memorial Cemetery, Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaG.4

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1920Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaCharles Simon Slade2
1930Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, at 570 Dunn StreetMinnie Olenda Smoot5

Children of Edith Myrtine Slade and Lewis Shannon Holloway


  1. [S335] Barbara Slade Dayhuff research and personal knowledge, January 21, 2003.
  2. [S286] 1920 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 161, sh 14 B, hh 219, fam 223.
  3. [S573] Troy & Mary Jane Holloway personal knowledge and email to James L. Slade, , 15 Nov 2005.
  4. [S57] Fincher Cemetery Tombstone Pike Co, GA verified 3 May 1969 by Jack Morgan,.
  5. [S480] 1930 US Census of Fulton County, Georgia, ED 61-105, sheet 6-A, lines 6-11, hh 23b, fam 63.