This database contains obituary and death notice information from the Columbia, SC newspapers:
- The State (1892-1933, 1939-2005)
- The Palmetto Leader (1925-1928, 1930, January-April 1931); Columbia’s foremost African-American paper
- Obituary Index to The State for World War II servicemen killed in action (1941-1949)
These newspapers may contain statewide obituary and death information. Question marks have been used for illegible letters. To find names with illegible first letters, use a question mark in the Name Browse field.