Central in Pickens County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Bertha Evans Morgan Rose Garden
This rose garden was created to honor Bertha Evans Morgan, wife of J. Robert Morgan, who was a nephew of Jeptha and Minnie Morgan.
Bertha Morgan was a teacher, wife, mother, Clemson University employee and dedicated Christian. Throughout her long life in the Central area she was an avid gardener who, especially, loved roses.
Roberta M. Head
Betty M. Holcombe
James W. Morgan
Ann M. Harllee
George A. Morgan
Barbara M. Hay
Erected 2001 by Children of Bertha Evans Morgan.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • Horticulture & Forestry • Women.
Location. 34° 43.3′ N, 82° 46.8′ W. Marker is in Central, South Carolina, in Pickens County. Marker is on Church Street. Marker is in the north side of the rose garden adjacent to the Central History Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 416 Church Street, Central SC 29630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within one mile of this markerThe Central History Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Central History Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Central Railroad Depot & Red Caboose (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Werner Family (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Community Born of the Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Central (approx. ¼ mile away); Central, South Carolina (approx. ¼ mile away); The Central Railroad Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Billy Weems (approx. ¼ mile away); Freedom's Hill Church (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Central.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 28, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,361 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 28, 2009, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 3. submitted on November 16, 2010, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.