Effie Lillie Slade

b. 1 November 1881, d. 12 December 1976
     Effie Lillie Slade was born on November 1, 1881 in Meansville, Pike County, Georgia.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Simon Slade and Martha Ann Storey.
     Effie married William Franklin Reeves on December 17, 1903.2 The Pike County Times ran this notice: Mr. Walter Reeves, of Upson county and Miss Effie Slade, of Lifsey, were married Wednesday afternoon at three o’clock at the home of the bride’s parents, Mr. and Mrs. S.S. Slade, Rev. C.V. Weathers performing the ceremony. Their numerous friends extend best wishes.2 She died on December 12, 1976 at age 95.3 She was buried in Fincher Memorial Cemetery, Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaG.4

Children of Effie Lillie Slade and William Franklin Reeves


  1. [S51] LDS IGI International Genealogical Index , 5Aug92 Annandale.
  2. [S345] The Pike County Times Newspaper, (Zebulon, Georgia:, Friday, December 18, 1903.
  3. [S52] Personal recollections of Martha Jean McGahee, granddaughter of Samuel Simon Slade, from oral interview with Jack Morgan.
  4. [S572] Sybil Langford personal & family knowledge, , email message to James L. Slade 13 Nov 2005.
  5. [S191] 1900 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 86; sheet 3, hh 48, fam 49, line 39.
  6. [S286] 1920 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 161, sheet 2a, hh 27, fam 31.
  7. [S489] 1930 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 116-6, sheet 1-B, lines 62-67, hh 19, fam 24.
  8. [S335] Barbara Slade Dayhuff research and personal knowledge, January 21, 2003.