Places

  • Kingstree is also known as: Williamsburg County / Kingstree town.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: J. Yancey McGill (real estate broker).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The (Kingstree) News.

History

The original town was laid out as Williamsburg by the Lords Proprietors in colonial times. But a lone, unusually large white pine was found along the Black River. Since tall white pines were ideal for use as masts for ships, King George claimed it. The king's broad arrow mark was put upon this tree to prevent anyone else from cutting it. It was never cut. The tree that the town gets its name from is the only tree of King George’s ever found in the south. Over time, the county kept the name Williamsburg, but the county seat became known as The King's Tree, giving rise to its modern name. General Francis Marion, known as the Swamp Fox, defeated the British at the Battle of the Lower Bridge in March 1781. There is a historical marker to mark the battle between US Highway 521 and the Black River. After the British had destroyed Charles Town during the revolution, the Swamp Fox, Francis Marion gained supporters from Major John James. The Battle of King's Tree took place on August 27, 1780. The town sustained losses including, Indiantown...

The official website for the city of Kingstree is http://www.kingstree.org/.

There are currently 6 funeral home listings for the city of Kingstree, South Carolina.

Kingstree Obituaries

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 10th, 2016 that Daniel Sinkler Jr King passed on in Lakeland, Florida.  King was 81 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Daniel Sinkler Jr's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 10th, 2016 that Daniel Sinkler Jr King passed on in Lakeland, Florida.  King was 81 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Daniel Sinkler Jr's life.

It was revealed by Floyd Press on August 7th, 2014 that William David "Bill" Clarkson died in Floyd, Virginia.  Clarkson was 82 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor William David "Bill"'s life.

It was revealed by New Bern Sun Journal on July 20th, 2014 that Sara Bailey (Strange) perished in New Bern, North Carolina.  Ms. Bailey was 73 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sara's life.

It was written by New Bern Sun Journal on March 26th, 2013 that Isaac ?Sonny? Borwn passed on in New Bern, North Carolina.  Borwn was 81 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Isaac ?Sonny?'s life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on August 6th, 2012 that Thomas Allen Tisdale passed away in Tampa, Florida.  Tisdale was 78 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas Allen's life.

It was written by Tampa Tribune on August 6th, 2012 that Thomas Allen Tisdale died in Tampa, Florida.  Tisdale was 78 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas Allen's life.

It was reported by The McDowell News on February 16th, 2012 that Joseph Lewis Patterson perished in Marion, North Carolina.  Patterson was 75 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joseph Lewis's life.

It was noted by The Post-Journal on August 22nd, 2010 that David C Singletary passed away in Jamestown, New York.  Singletary was 52 years old and was born in Kingstree, SC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor David C's life.

All Funeral Homes in Kingstree

Dial Murray Funeral Home Incorporated

In 1949, Berkeley County's first funeral home, "Dial Funeral Home", was founded by J. Chalmers Dial, Sr., and his wife Lorraine. The first establishment was located at 220 West Main Street in Moncks Corner. In 1952, the business moved into...

Mayer Funeral Home

Since 1936, Mayer Funeral Home has been providing quality and compassionate service to the families of Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg, and Charleston counties. For 78 years and three generations, the Lowcountry has entrusted our family with...

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Dimery & Rogers Funeral Home
1100 E Main St
Kingstree, SC 29556
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Henryhand Funeral Home
1951 Thurgood Marshall Hwy
Kingstree, SC 29556
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Kingstree Funeral Home
812 Tomlinson St
Kingstree, SC 29556
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Mc Clary's Funeral Home
11 Sandridge Rd # C
Kingstree, SC 29056
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Redmond-Richardson Funeral
104 N Brooks St
Kingstree, SC 29556
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Williamsburg Funeral Home
332 E Main St
Kingstree, SC 29556

Kingstree Funeral Home News

Williamsburg Funeral Home, Kingstree, South Carolina
Williamsburg Funeral Home has been serving the families of Kingstree and the Williamsburg County area for almost 50 years. As caring funeral service professionals, Billy and B ...
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Williamsburg Funeral Home, Kingstree, South Carolina
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Kingstree SC :: Government & Community :: Funerals & Memorials
Greens Funeral Home. 309 S Church St, Lake City, SC (843) 394-8433. Henryhand ... Kingstree Funeral Home. 812 Tomlinson St, Kingstree, SC (843) 354-5505 ...
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Obituaries " The News | Kingstree, SC
Funeral services for Perry Covert, conducted by the Rev. Jimmy ... Memorial Chapel in Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at the ...
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