Mary Myrtice Slade

b. 14 July 1904, d. 3 June 1986
     Mary Myrtice Slade was born on July 14, 1904 in Georgia.1 She was the daughter of George Washington Slade and Martha Anne Gardner.
     Mary married first Ernest Rolf Watkins.2
     Mary married second Willard F. Shelton.3 In 1983 Mary Myrtice Slade resided in Decatur, DeKalb County, Georgia.3 She died on June 3, 1986 at age 81 and was buried in Midway UM Church Cemetery, Griffin, Spalding County, GeorgiaG.1

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1910East Point, Fulton County, GeorgiaGeorge Washington Slade4
1920Atlanta, Fulton County, GeorgiaMartha Anne Gardner5

Children of Mary Myrtice Slade and Ernest Rolf Watkins

  • Mary Alice Watkins 6
  • Ernest Ray Watkins 6


  1. [S62] Tombstone inscription, Mary M. Slade Shelton, Midway Church Cemetery, Griffin, Georgia.
  2. [S335] Barbara Slade Dayhuff research and personal knowledge, January 21, 2003.
  3. [S96] Obituary, obituary of Raymond W. Slade.
  4. [S478] 1910 US Census of Fulton County, Georgia, ED 124, sheet 40A, line 28, hh 74, fam 85.
  5. [S312] 1920 US Census of Fulton County, Georgia, ED 123, sheet 6-B, line 69 hh 100, fam 142.
  6. [S310] Personal knowledge from Patricia Slade Azar, 1125 Christian Circle, Conyers, GA 30013 - 770-922-1517, 02 Feb 2002.