William Henry Graddick

1909

William Henry Graddick was born December 21, 1909 in Lee County, South Carolina, the son of Jesse Lee Graddick and Ella Loraine Spiegner Graddick.

1920 Census Information:

According to the US Census reported on January 15, 1920, Jessie L Graddick (53) rented a home in Amelia, Calhoun County, where he shared with his wife, Ella Graddick (49), and their children, Letha C Graddick (17), Laura D Graddick (12), and William H Graddick (10). It was reported the family members were all born in South Carolina. Jessie L Graddick owned his own Blacksmith shop.

1930 Census Information:

According to the US Census reported on April 11, 1930, Jesse Graddick (62), rented a home in Saint Matthews, Calhoun County, where he shared with his wife, Ella L Graddick (60) and his son, William H Graddick (20). Jesse Graddick was a plumber for houses and William H Graddick was a mechanic for a garage.

1983

On June 4, 1983, William H. Graddick was listed as the living husband in the obituary of Mrs. Lila Boykin Graddick. It was reported the family members were all born in South Carolina.

1987

ELGIN

W. H. “Hank” Graddick, 77, died Saturday, September 26, 1987.

Born in Lee County, he was a son of the late Jesse Lee Graddick and Mrs. Loraine Spiegner Graddick. He was a retired electrician, plumber and merchant. He was first married to the late Mrs. Lila Boykin Graddick.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Leiler Arrowood Graddick; stepsons, Arthur Arrowood and Richard Arrowood of Lugoff and Clifford Arrowood of Elgin; a sister, Laura O’Cain of Orangeburg; and step grandchildren.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Congregational Holiness Church of Elgin, with burial in Blaney Baptist Church cemetery.

The family will receive Friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel.

Obituary Information:

September 27, 1987  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 46

Tombstone Information:

Located in Blaney Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Yvonne Miller Vaughn
Located in Blaney Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Yvonne Miller Vaughn
Located in Blaney Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Sondra Walling.

1990

October 18, 1990, William H. Graddick was listed as the deceased husband in the obituary of Leiler Vaughn Arrowood Graddick.

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