Places

  • Rock Hill is also known as: York County / Rock Hill city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Chris Hope (american football player), Jonathan Hefney (american football player), Jadeveon Clowney (american football player), David Ball (singer and singer-songwriter), Ko Simpson (american football player), Johnathan Joseph (american football player), and Jeff Burris (american football player and american football coach).

  • Rock Hill is home to the following sports teams: Winthrop Eagles men's basketball.

History

Rock Hill is the largest city in York County, South Carolina and the fourth-largest city in the state. It is also the fourth-largest city of the Charlotte metropolitan area, behind Charlotte, Concord, and Gastonia. The population was 66,154 as of the 2010 Census. Rock Hill is located approximately 25 miles (40 km) south of Charlotte and approximately 70 miles (110 km) north of Columbia. Succeeding cultures of indigenous peoples lived in the Piedmont for thousands of years. The historic Catawba Indian Nation, a traditionally Siouan-speaking tribe, was here at the time of European encounter. Currently the only tribe in South Carolina that is federally recognized, its members live near Rock Hill. The European-American city was named for a flint hill of rock that was in the way of the Charlotte and South Carolina Railroad, which was building a rail line in the nineteenth century from Charlotte, North Carolina to Columbia. Workers removed the rock to make way for the railroad, which built a depot at the site that eventually became known as Rock Hill. The city dates its history to April 17, 1852, when the first Rock Hill Post Office opened. The town was not officially incorporated until...

The official website for the city of Rock Hill is http://www.ci.rock-hill.sc.us/.

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Rock Hill Obituaries

It was revealed on September 29th, 2015 that Bruce Reid Vaughn perished in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Vaughn was 55 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Bruce Reid's life.

It was reported on September 18th, 2015 that Grace B Coker passed away in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Coker was 85 years old and was born in Rutherford Co, NC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Grace B's life.

It was written on August 20th, 2015 that MIldred Ree Borders (Blanton) passed on in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Ms. Borders was 68 years old and was born in Shelby, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor MIldred Ree's life.

It was written on August 4th, 2015 that David Dempsey Weaver passed away in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Weaver was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David Dempsey's life.

It was disclosed on July 26th, 2015 that Pinkie Eckard (Sigmon) died in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Ms. Eckard was 90 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Pinkie's life.

It was noted on June 29th, 2015 that Joanne Longshore (Flack) died in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Ms. Longshore was 85 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joanne's life.

It was written on June 23rd, 2015 that Janice Gay Walters (Crowder) perished in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Ms. Walters was 68 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Janice Gay's life.

It was noted by The Californian on June 2nd, 2015 that Frances "Louise" Seefeldt (Ligon) perished in San Juan Capistrano, California.  Ms. Seefeldt was 91 years old and was born in Rock Hill, SC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frances "Louise"'s life.

It was revealed by The Star on May 21st, 2015 that Maggie Elizabeth White (McMoore) passed on in Shelby, North Carolina.  Ms. White was 94 years old and was born in Rock Hill, SC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Maggie Elizabeth's life.

It was reported on May 19th, 2015 that Rebecca Taylor (Schindler) died in Rock Hill, South Carolina.  Ms. Taylor was 63 years old and was born in Clarksburg, WV.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rebecca's life.

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Rock Hill Cemetery News

Harold Woodrow Rhodes Sr.
A graveside service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at Sharon ARP Church Cemetery, Sharon ... 201 E. White St., Rock Hill, SC 29730; or Regency Hospice, 420 S. Herlong Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29732.
http://www.heraldonline.com/2010/10/31/2573172/harold-woodrow-rhodes-sr.html

Elsie Elaine Donaldson -- Denmark
She was born on Aug. 31, 1964, and entered into eternal rest on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010, at the Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center in ... Arteesha Donaldson of Rock Hill and Octavia Donaldson of Goose Creek; two sisters, Lesia (Levi ...
http://www.thetandd.com/news/local/obituaries/article_8306393c-e567-11df-b149-001cc4c002e0.html

DONALD L. MC KENNEY
He is survived by his wife, Elsie Beadle McKenney, at home; a daughter, Mary Quick and her husband, Danny of Rock Hill; two sons, Glen McKenney of Hyde Park and James McKenney and his wife, Ann of Columbia, SC ... the Poplar Grove Cemetery in Phillipsport.
http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101102/NEWS0301/311029991/0/rss01

A.J. Martin Atkins
Pleasant, SC and Caroline Forster of Rock Hill, SC, a son; Martin Atkins of San Diego ... Burial will follow at Old Live Oak Cemetery. Pall- bearers will be Scott Forster and Ryan Forster. Honorary Pallbearers will be Richard Gibian, John Calloway, Miller ...
http://www.selmatimesjournal.com/2010/10/26/a-j-martin-atkins/

Church News for Saturday, Oct. 30
The Rev. Dr. Phillip Knight, pastor of Rock Hill Baptist Church, Mechanicsville ... Special guests for the 3 p.m. service will be Lt. Col. Willie Harris, SC, USA, project manager, Community Relation Division, Department of the Army Public Affairs Office ...
http://progress-index.com/lifestyles/faith-values/church-news-for-saturday-oct-30-1.1055701

Brooklynn Joy Richmond
Survivors include her parents; paternal grandparents, David and Mary Jo Martin Richmond of Rock Hill; maternal grandparents ... 2049 Carolina Place Dr., Fort Mill, SC 2970; and one hour prior to the service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
http://www.heraldonline.com/2010/11/07/2593630/brooklynn-joy-richmond.html

Official Website of the City of Rock Hill, South Carolina (SC)
Welcome to Rock Hill, where the excitement of progress and wonderful ... City of Rock Hill, SC - 155 Johnston Street - PO Box 11706 - Rock Hill, SC 29731-1706 ...
http://cityofrockhill.com/

Rock Hill Cemetery
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http://rockhillgis.ci.rock-hill.sc.us/j_cemetery/

Official Website of the City of Rock Hill, South Carolina (SC)
Laurelwood Cemetery, 143 Laurel Street, Rock Hill, SC. This cemetery is located across ... The location is about a mile beyond the Rock Hill/York County Airport. ...
http://www.ci.rock-hill.sc.us/dynSubPage.aspx?deptID=16&pLinkID=134

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