Kenneth Hornsby


Kenneth Hornsby was born on November 19, 1941, in Elgin to Otto Ernest Hornsby and Katherine Wages Hornsby


Kenneth Hornsby, nine-months-old, died at the Columbia hospital Wednesday (August 26, 1942) night after an illness of three weeks due to Bronchopneumonia. 

Funeral services will be held at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church near Blaney this afternoon (August 29, 1942) at 4 o’clock, conducted by the Rev. Mr. Hodge of Columbia. Interment will be in the churchyard.

Survivors were his parents, two brothers, Donald Hornsby and Rodney Hornsby of Blaney; his paternal grandparents, Mrs. and Mrs. M. H. Hornsby (Dove “Dovie” Motley Hornsby) of Blaney, and his maternal grandparents, Mr and Mrs. G. S. Wages (Cora Bell Meetze Wages) of Columbia.

Obituary Information:

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August 27, 1942 Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)
Columbia, South Carolina Page 6
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August 27, 1942 State (published as The State)
Columbia, South Carolina Page 2

Death Certificate:



August 6, 1996, Kenneth Hornsby was listed as a deceased son in the obituary of Otto Ernest Hornsby.

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