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History lovers expected to swarm Edgefield, SC for Southern Studies Showcase

...dress is encouraged, but not required.A tour of Willowbrook Cemetery, a kiln opening by Old Edgefield Pottery, and...every war fought by the United States are buried in Willowbrook Cemetery. Four governors ? Francis W. Pickens, John Gary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-13/history-lovers-expect
Edgefield to celebrate its history with Jubilee weekend

...naturally a lot of historical events are planned," Seawright said.The Civic League will conduct tours all day of Willowbrook Cemetery, where, among other famous people, Sen. Strom Thurmond and other members of his family are buried.Tours of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-09-24/edgefield-celebrate-i
Dr. Benjamin Nicholson

...Methodist Church on Tuesday, December 18th at 11:00 a.m. Dr. Nicholson will be buried in the family plot in Willowbrook Cemetery in Edgefield. Honorary Pallbearers will be Theo Williams; John Kemp; Clyde Marsh; Butch Pendarvis; Butler...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000161778102
George W. Holtzlander (EDGEFIELD, S.C.)

...died Saturday May 14, 2011 at his residence. Graveside Services will be held Friday May 20, 2011 at 4 P.M. Willowbrook Cemetery in Edgefield. Mr. Holtzlander was born in Hibbing, MN and was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church. He was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2011-05-17/george-w-holtzlander-edgefiel
Thurmond was political legend

...30 p.m. until 11 p.m.He was admitted to the bar in 1930 and elected a circuit court judge eight years later.Today, wrought-iron fencing surrounds Thurmond's grave and the family plot in Willowbrook Cemetery in Edgefield.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/thurmond-was-political-legend
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History thrives in town

...Edgefield District. A few are buried near him in Willowbrook Cemetery. Such was the county's political clout at the...her favorite place is a monument not far from Willowbrook Cemetery. In a grove that has few visitors sits a square...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/27/met_398613.shtml
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History is buried in Edgefield cemetery

The names on the tombstones in Edgefield's Willowbrook Cemetery read like a who's who in South Carolina history. "Willowbrook Cemetery probably has more important dignitaries in it, as far as state history is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/11/aik_41923.shtml
Friends pay respects to 'Miss Mary'

...the last living sibling of the late Strom Thurmond. Mrs. Tompkins, 95, died Thursday and was buried Monday in Willowbrook Cemetery in Edgefield, just a few feet from her brother's grave. Friends said she will be remembered by many for her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/20/met_422707.shtml
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Edgefield has bloodied past

...of honor, so I caned him like the dog he was," Brooks was quoted as saying. Brooks and Butler are buried in Willowbrook Cemetery, where Mr. Thurmond lies. Pickens and Sheppard also are buried there. So is Hugh Wardlaw, the author of South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/11/met_383852.shtml
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Hundreds gather to say farewell

...steady rain fell as a sea of umbrellas opened along a low, grassy rise overlooking the Thurmond family plot at Willowbrook Cemetery, where the public came to pay its respects and witness a bit of history. Before the burial of the nation's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/02/met_380063.shtml
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