Harry Slade Howell1,2

b. 5 September 1906, d. 10 June 1997
     Harry Slade Howell was born on September 5, 1906 in Alberta, Bienville Parish, Louisiana.3,4 He was the son of Azmon Alexander Howell and Mary Rebekah Slade.1 Dr. Howell graduated from medical school at Emory University in Atlanta and first practiced at Chattahoochee State Hospital.5
     Harry married Rocena Augusta Edwards on January 7, 1940 in St. Augustine, St. Johns County, Florida.6 He was a past president of the Lake City Rotary Club and Columbia County Medical Society, was a former trustee of the First National Bank of Lake City, former chairman of the board at Lake City Federal Savings & Loan, former director of Lake Shore Hospital Authority and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Lake City and the Columbia County and Florida Medical Societies and the American Medical Association.5 He died on June 10, 1997 in Lake City, Columbia County, Florida, at age 90.7

Children of Harry Slade Howell and Rocena Augusta Edwards

  • Harry Slade Howell Jr. 7
  • Rocena Edwards Howell 9
  • John Edgar Howell 10

Citations

  1. [S371] 1920 US Census of Butts County, Georgia, ED 56, sheet 4A, hh 68, fam 69, line 4-11.
  2. [S386] Family Group Sheets prepared by Patricia T Howell, 384 Friendship Church Rd, Boone, NC 28607, 22 Nov 2003, email 27 Nov 2003.
  3. [S386] Family Group Sheets prepared by Patricia T Howell, 384 Friendship Church Rd, Boone, NC 28607, 22 Nov 2003, email from PatSlade, Mrs H Slade Howell, Jr. 30 June 2008.
  4. [S651] 1930 US Census Manatee County, Florida, ED 41-13, sheet 12-A, lines 4-6, hh 291, fam 325.
  5. [S96] Obituary, Dr. Harry Slade Howell, Sr. M. D. , published in the Gainesville Sun, The (FL) - Thursday, June 12, 1997.
  6. [S386] Family Group Sheets prepared by Patricia T Howell, 384 Friendship Church Rd, Boone, NC 28607, 22 Nov 2003, email from Pat Howell 27 Sep 2005.
  7. [S386] Family Group Sheets prepared by Patricia T Howell, 384 Friendship Church Rd, Boone, NC 28607, 22 Nov 2003, personal knowledge - email 27 Nov 2003.
  8. [S305] 1910 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 111, page 1A, hh 4, fam 4, line 10.
  9. [S343] Margaret Slade letter to Barbara S Dayhuff 6 Feb 2003,.
  10. [S386] Family Group Sheets prepared by Patricia T Howell, 384 Friendship Church Rd, Boone, NC 28607, 22 Nov 2003, written on wall chart at 2006 reunion by Pat & H. Slade Howell, Jr.