Places

  • Walterboro is also known as: Colleton County / Walterboro city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: James D. Whittemore (lawyer and judge), and Darwin Walker (american football player).

History

Walterboro (originally spelled Walterborough) was founded in 1783 as a summer retreat for local planters looking to escape their malaria-ridden, lowcountry plantations. The original settlement was located on a hilly area, covered with pine and hickory trees and named "Hickory Valley. " Two of the earliest settlers were Paul and Jacob Walter. The two brothers owned plantations in nearby Jacksonboro, SC. Paul's small daughter Mary was taken ill with malaria, a common disease amongst the families who built their plantations in the marshy areas of the Lowcountry, suitable to rice production. To save Mary's life the two brothers went looking for a more healthy location in which to live during the summer months when mosquitoes abounded and started the town that was later named for them. This was followed by the construction of a county courthouse and jail in 1821,...

The official website for the city of Walterboro is http://www.walterborosc.org/.

There are currently 8 funeral home listings for the city of Walterboro, South Carolina.

Walterboro Obituaries

It was revealed on January 28th, 2016 that Billy James Turman perished in Walterboro, South Carolina.  Turman was 86 years old and was born in Welch, WV.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Billy James's life.

It was noted by New Bern Sun Journal on November 25th, 2015 that Deborah Arthur (Hall) perished in Vanceboro, North Carolina.  Ms. Arthur was 57 years old and was born in Walterboro, SC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Deborah's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on February 28th, 2015 that Edward P Jr Campbell perished in Tampa, Florida.  Campbell was 86 years old and was born in Walterboro, SC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Edward P Jr's life.

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on May 8th, 2013 that Elizabeth B Pennington (Bailey) passed away in Tampa, Florida.  Ms. Pennington was 98 years old and was born in Walterboro, SC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth B's life.

It was written on February 20th, 2013 that Alvin Charles Giet passed away in Walterboro, South Carolina.  Giet was 90 years old and was born in Rittman, OH.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Alvin Charles's life.

It was written on October 16th, 2012 that Sherry D Thacker (Robbins) passed away in Walterboro, South Carolina.  Ms. Thacker was 70 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Sherry D's life.

It was written on May 20th, 2012 that Ida Ruth Bailey (Joines) perished in Walterboro, South Carolina.  Ms. Bailey was 99 years old and was born in Sylvester, GA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ida Ruth's life.

It was noted on March 30th, 2012 that Edwin Brown Glymph passed away in Walterboro, South Carolina.  Glymph was 95 years old and was born in Raleigh, NC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Edwin Brown's life.

It was reported on December 5th, 2011 that Robert Joseph Smekens perished in Walterboro, South Carolina.  Smekens was 71 years old and was born in Powers, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert Joseph's life.

It was disclosed by Columbus Dispatch on October 31st, 2011 that Brittney Necole Strickland died in Ohio.  Strickland was 19 years old and was born in Walterboro, SC.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Brittney Necole's life.

All Funeral Homes in Walterboro

C
Community Funeral Home
629 Padgett Loop
Walterboro, SC 29488
H
Hamilton's Funeral Home
218 Pearson St
Walterboro, SC 29488
Herndon & Sons Funeral Home
1193 Bells Hwy
Walterboro, SC 29488
K
Koger's Mortuary
809 N Jefferies Blvd
Walterboro, SC 29488
M
Mungo Funeral Home & Chapel
300 Francis St
Walterboro, SC 29488
P
Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home Incorporated
117 Paul St
Walterboro, SC 29475
R
Rileys Funeral Home
Po Box 1305
Walterboro, SC 29488
S
Stephens-Maree-Tracy Funeral Home
305 Ackerman St
Walterboro, SC 29488

Walterboro Funeral Home News

Barbara Ann Troutman Sweatman -- Varnville
Barbara Ann Ttroutman Sweatman, 73, 2539 Walterboro Highway ... Visitation was Monday at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to Missions, Grace Baptist Church, 4305 Columbia Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118. A "special thank you" is extended to Sanctuary ...
http://www.thetandd.com/news/local/obituaries/article_eeb7d594-e08c-11df-a8ab-001cc4c03286.html

Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home : Walterboro, South Carolina (SC)
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Walterboro Funeral Homes and funeral services in South Carolina
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Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home : Walterboro, South Carolina (SC)
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