Aiken County held its annual pauper burial service

GRANITEVILLE, SC (WFXG) - Today at the historic Graniteville Cemetery in South Carolina, the Aiken County Coroner's office held the annual Pauper Burial Service. They honored six Aiken County citizens who had passed away, but their bodies were never claimed or the money was not available for their arrangements.

Pastor Tad Marshall offered some words of comfort. Many local businesses donated items for the service. The Aiken County Sheriff's Office Pipe and Drum Corp provided music for the service.

Coroner Carlton would like to thank all of the businesses for their generous donations of time and materials. Coroner Carlton would also like to thank the Citizens of Aiken County for their support.

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