Lewis Shannon Holloway1

b. 10 October 1909, d. 22 November 1981
     Lewis Shannon Holloway was born on October 10, 1909 in Whigham, Grady County, Georgia.2,3 He went by Shannon.1
     Lewis married Edith Myrtine Slade, daughter of Charles Simon Slade and Ophelia Selena Adams, on November 5, 1936 in Lee Street Methodist Church, Americus, Sumter County, Georgia.1,3 He was a Methodist Minister.1 In 1946 Lewis Shannon Holloway resided in Ashburn, Turner County, Georgia.3 In 1981 Lewis Shannon Holloway resided in Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia.3 He died on November 22, 1981 in Abilene, Taylor County, Texas, at age 72.3 He was buried in Fincher Memorial Cemetery, Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaG.4

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1930Sycamore-Sumner Road, Coverdale District, Turner County, Georgia, 20, boarder, this is very likely our Lewis ShannonLewis Shannon Holloway2

Children of Lewis Shannon Holloway and Edith Myrtine Slade


  1. [S335] Barbara Slade Dayhuff research and personal knowledge, January 21, 2003.
  2. [S571] 1930 US Census of Turner County, Georgia, ED 144-12, sheet 1-A, line 40, hh 8, fam 8.
  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,.