South Carolina Legislature


    Former Senator William Strobel "Bill" Branton, Jr.

Senator William Strobel "Bill" Branton, Jr. photo

Home County: DORCHESTER

Senate District 38 - Charleston, Dorchester

House District 98 - Dorchester

Personal Information

  • Residing at 125 Tasker Dr., Summerville
  • Born Nov. 5, 1939 in Summerville
  • Son of Maude W. and the late William S. Branton, Sr.
  • Graduated from North Greenville Junior Coll., A.A., 1960
  • Univ. of S.C., B.S., 1962
  • Palmetto Mil. Academy, OCS, 1963
  • Nov. 20, 1961 Married to the late Fronie Rebecca Huggins, 4 children, William III, Ginger, Shelley, and Britt
  • Member of Co. School Bd., 1969-70, Dorchester COG, 1972-78
  • Bd. of Dirs., S.C. Assn. of Counties, 1973-74
  • Summerville Family YMCA, 1974-78
  • Adv. Bd., Wachovia Bank, 1986-96
  • Order of the Palmetto by Gov. Carroll A. Campbell, Jr., 1988
  • Marion Maurauder Soc.
  • S.C. Homebuilders Assn.
  • Summerville Chamber of Commerce
  • VP, Sumter Guards
  • Kiwanis Club of Summerville
  • The Retired Off.'s Assn.
  • Natl. Guard Assn. of S.C. & U.S.
  • Mil. serv.: SCARNG, 1956-92, retired Col.
  • Prev. serv. in House 1979-84
  • Sen. 1985-88
  • Nov. 4, 1997-03.

   

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