William Thomas Hornsby


On May 25, 1934, William Thomas Hornsby, was born in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, to Edmond W Hornsby and Sadie M Hornsby Hornsby.

1940 Census Information

According to the United States census reported on April 6, 1940, Edward Harnsby (28) rented a home in Wateree Township, Kershaw County, South Carolina with his wife, Sadie Harnsby (28), and children; Willie Mae Harnsby (11) and W F Harnsby (5). All family members were born in South Carolina and lived in the same house on April 1, 1935. Edward Harnsby was a farmer on a general farm.


On May 1, 1989, W. T. Hornsby was listed as the living son in the obituary of Edmond W Hornsby.

On December 1, 1989, William T Hornsby was listed as the living son in the obituary of Sadie M Hornsby Hornsby.


William Thomas Hornsby, 61, passed away on June 15, 1995.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 1995 at  Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery followed by  burial. Visitation was held from 7 to 8:30 on June 17, 1995 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel.

He was a Truck Driver.

Surviving were his sons, William Hornsby Jr. of Elgin; Stanley Hornsby of Rantoul, Ill., and Michael Hornsby of Carpenterville, Ill.; a sister, Willie Mae Hooks of Columbia; four grandchildren.

Obituary Information:

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June 17, 1995 State (published as The State)
Columbia, South Carolina 
Page 9

Tombstone of William Thomas Hornsby:

Located in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA

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