Joseph Parker Slade1

b. 1 January 1924, d. 16 August 2015
     Joseph Parker Slade was born on January 1, 1924 in Jamestown, Guilford County, North Carolina.1,2 He was the son of Walter Anderson Slade and Josephine Cobb Drake.3 He was registered for World War 2 draft on in 1942 while living in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.2 When Joseph registered for the WW2 draft, he was living with his brother, Seth, at 806 Elam Avenue, Greensboro. He was unemployed.2
     Joseph married Emma Jane Lewis, daughter of Horace R. Lewis and Monnie Ridenhour, on August 21, 1948.1,4 He died on August 16, 2015 in Lake Placid, Highlands County, Florida, at age 91.1

Children of Joseph Parker Slade and Emma Jane Lewis

  • Monnie Ridenhour Slade 4
  • Joseph P. Slade Jr. 4


  1. [S96] Obituary, Joseph Parker Slade, published at on Aug 20, 2015.
  2. [S1061] U.S. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947,, Joseph Parker Slade, b Jan 1, 1924.
  3. [S1051] 1930 US Census of Guilford County, North Carolina, Jefferson Twp, ED 41-70, sheet 10-A, lines 29-39, hh 175, fam 176.
  4. [S96] Obituary, Jane Lewis Slade, published in The Charlotte Observer (NC) - Thursday, October 10, 2002.
  5. [S1072] 1940 US Census of Northampton County, North Carolina, ED 66-22, sh 2-A, lines 18-19, fam 18.