Estelle Watts Cassady

1907 Estelle Watts Cassady was born May 17, 1907 in Blaney, the daughter of Allen Watts and Ettie Watts. 1983 CAMDEN Mrs. Estelle Watts Cassady, 76, widow of John E. Cassady, died Friday. Born in Blaney, she was a daughter of the late Allen Watts and Ettie Watts. She was a member of Beulah United Methodist Church. Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Ben (Helen) Team Jr. … Continue reading Estelle Watts Cassady

Vera Bell Copeland Hilton

KERSHAW Mrs. Vera Bell Copeland Hilton, 53, wife of Astor Ward Hilton, died Thursday, September 23, 1983. Born in Florence County, she was a daughter of the late John Benjamin Copeland and Olive White Copeland. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and the King Alfred Garden Club. Mrs. Hilton taught in the Blaney, Flat Creek and Andrew Jackson schools. Surviving are her … Continue reading Vera Bell Copeland Hilton

Elgin Council Plans to Give Voters Chance to Speak Up

By MARGARET B. SPROTTCamden Bureau ELGIN Elgin voters soon may have a chance to voice their opinion to the town council in a referendum about town business. No date had been set for the referendum by late Tuesday, but the council discussed its goals extensively. “We need to know how the people feel,” said councilman Brice Smith, who presented possible questions for the referendum to … Continue reading Elgin Council Plans to Give Voters Chance to Speak Up

Dora Miles Armstrong

1902 Dora Miles Armstrong was born July 28, 1902 in Ridgeway, she was a daughter of the late William T. Miles and Elizabeth Outlaw Miles. 1983 Mrs. Dora Armstrong Mrs. Dora Armstrong, 81, of 3702 Fern St. widow of Nolen Armstrong, died on Tuesday. Born in Ridgeway, she was a daughter of the late William T. Miles and Elizabeth Outlaw Miles. She was a member of the First … Continue reading Dora Miles Armstrong

Bessie Virginia Connell Austin

1919 Bessie Virginia Connell Austin was born December 8, 1919 in Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, a daughter of Thurlow Christopher Connell and Rebecca Woods Connell. 1983 Funeral services for Mrs. Bessie Virginia Connell Austin will be held tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. at Good Shepherd Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Odell S. Belger. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park. The casket will be … Continue reading Bessie Virginia Connell Austin