Landrum in Spartanburg County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
B. Frank Carruth
November 2, 1915 - June 24, 1994
Frank Carruth's life exemplified the ideal of personal involvement to the betterment of his beloved community. His generosity brought food and warmth to those less fortunate. Roses from his garden brightened the spirits of his wife, friends and neighbors.
It is hoped that all those who enjoy this park will embrace the ideals of caring, sharing and involvement in an effort to enhance the quality of life for the people of Landrum, South Carolina.
His beloved wife, Nell, dedicates this park in remembrance of B. Frank Carruth.
Erected 2001 by Nell Carruth.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Parks & Recreational Areas.
Location. 35° 10.552′ N, 82° 11.386′ W. Marker is in Landrum, South Carolina, in Spartanburg County. Marker is on Trade Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Landrum SC 29356, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wolfe Creek Baptist Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); Earle's Ford and Fort (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Block HouseThe Tryon Horse (approx. 3½ miles away in North Carolina); Tryon Toy House (approx. 3.8 miles away in North Carolina); Cherokee Foothills (approx. 4.4 miles away); Stoneman's Raid (approx. 4.4 miles away in North Carolina); Sidney Lanier (approx. 4.4 miles away in North Carolina); a different marker also named Sidney Lanier (approx. 4.4 miles away in North Carolina); Tryon Mountain (approx. 4½ miles away in North Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Landrum.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 998 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 12, 2008, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.