Category: Cemetery

Spotlight On: Darlington Memorial Cemetery

Located on Avenue D and Friendship Street in Darlington, the Darlington Memorial Cemetery was the first cemetery created for African-Americans in the community. The cemetery began in 1890 as a five-acre cemetery established by Macedonia Baptist Church and African-American citizens in Darlington. In 1946,…

The Desecration of Lowther’s Hill Cemetery (aks Montrose)

Show me your cemeteries, and I will tell you what kind of people you have. — Benjamin Franklin

Life-Sized Monument in Marble Keeps Soldier Alive in Memory in Darlington County

Memory of man
killed during
World War II lives
on in Timmonsville.