Miss SC Legacy

View all of the Miss SC Winners through the years

Miss Laurens County

Ali Rogers, 2012

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1st Runner Up Miss America

Miss Southern 500

Amanda Spivey, 1995

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Non-finalist Talent Miss America, Currently a dentist in Charleston, SC. Click here for full bio.

Miss Anderson County

Angela Hughes, 1996

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Later Mrs. South Carolina America 2005 under her married name, Angela Hughes-Singleton. Click here for full bio.

Miss Charleston

Ann Ashley Wood, 2004

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Miss Columbia

Ann Morse, 1946

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Miss Lexington

Anna Perry, 2008

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Non-Finalist Talent Award Miss America, Mother was Miss South Carolina 1982. Click here for full bio.

Miss Greenwood

Anna Reynolds, 1988

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Miss Columbia

Barbara Harris, 1966

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Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America, Former mayor of Morris Township, New Jersey, Toured with Miss America USO Troupe. Click here for full bio.

Miss Clinton

Barrie Wingard, 1949

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Miss Columbia

Bonnie Corder, 1972

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Miss Newberry

Brantlee Price, 1969

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Miss Capital City

Bree Boyce, 2011

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Miss Mount Pleasant

Brooke Mosteller, 2013

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Miss Lyman

Carolyn Fowler, 1950

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Miss North Augusta

Carolyn Gaines, 1963

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Miss Greenville

Carrie Lee Davis, 1992

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Semi-finalist Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America. Click here for full bio.

Miss Rock Hill

Catherine Hinson, 1977

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2nd Runner Up Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America. Click here for full bio.

Miss Greenwood

Cecilia Colvert, 1957

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Miss Charleston

Cheryl Von Lehe, 1974

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Miss Spartanburg

Claudia Turner, 1970

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1st Runner Up Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America.

Miss Charleston

Crystal Garrett, 2007

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Top 16 at Miss America 2008.

Miss Lexington

Cynthia Anthony, 1975

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Semi-finalist Miss America

Miss South Congaree

Dalia Garcia, 1983

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Miss Williamston

Danielle Davis, 1999

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Miss Liberty

Dawn Smith, 1986

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2nd Runner-up Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America, Competed (and won) "Pageant Rewind" on TLC's "What Not to Wear", against two other 1986 top-10 finalists

Miss Pendleton

Desiree Puglia, 2010

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Miss Florence

Diana Sue Smith, 1964

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Miss Cayce-West Columbia

Donna Jewell, 1980

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Miss Greenwood

Edith Sandra Browning, 1960

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Top 10 Semi-finalist Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America

Miss Golden Corner

Erika Powell, 2005

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Top 10 at Miss America 2006, Preliminary Talent; Bernie Wayne Performing Arts Scholarship Miss America

Miss Greenville

Esther Greene, 1948

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Miss Columbia

Evelyn Ellis, 1962

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3rd Runner Up Miss America, Previously South Carolina's Junior Miss 1961, featured performer on the 1963 Miss America Pageant telecast

Miss Easley

Fran Riggins, 1973

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Miss Charleston

Gene Wilson, 1958

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Non-finalist Talent Award

Miss Charleston

Gloria Missel, 1941

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Miss Tigertown

Heather Hudson, 2000

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Non-finalist Talent Miss America, Previously South Carolina's Junior Miss 1996

Miss Charleston

Jane Jenkins, 1979

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Has written a book "Bare Feet to High Heels" on her life.

Miss Columbia

Janelle Strange, 1943

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Miss Greenville

Janet McGee, 1961

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Miss Southern 500

Janet Powers, 1997

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Non-finalist Talent Miss America

Miss Greater Greer

Jeanna Raney, 2001

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Top 20 Quarter-finalist Miss America, Active International Scholarship for Business and Marketing Miss America.

Miss North Charleston

Jessica Eddins, 2003

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Non-finalist Talent Miss America

Miss North Carleston

Jessica Eddins, 2003

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Miss Columbia Northeast

Jill Rankin, 1981

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Miss Conway

Joyce Perry, 1951

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Semi-finalist Miss America

Miss Duncan-Lyman-Wellford

Julia Diane Hill, 1982

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Non-finalist Talent Award Miss America

Miss Golden Corner

Kelly McCorkle, 2002

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Top 15 Semi-finalist Miss America, Contestant on "The Amazing Race 7" (3rd Place)

Miss Hartsville

Kelly Sloan, 2009

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Miss Columbia

Kimberly Clarice Aiken, 1993

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Miss America Winner

Miss Berea

Kimilee Bryant, 1989

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Preliminary Talent Miss America, Now a Broadway actress and opera singer

Miss Berea

Kristie Greene, 1994

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Miss Rock Hill

Lavinia Cox, 1976

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1st Runner Up Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America

Miss Spartanburg

Margaret Griffin, 1947

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Miss Camden

Margaret Land, 1938

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Miss Columbia

Margaret Seible, 1945

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Non-finalist talent Miss America, Received the first ever Non-finalist Talent Award at the Miss America Pageant. Performed a drama entitled "Life with a Southern Mammy on an Old Plantation."

Miss Clinton

Margaret Shealy, 1939

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Miss Manning

Marian McKnight, 1956

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Miss America Winner

Miss Conway

Martha Chestnut, 1955

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Crowned Miss Dixie in 1956

Miss Aiken

Mary Diane Toole, 1978

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Non-finalist talent award Miss America

Miss Liberty

Mary Gainey, 1990

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1st Runner Up Miss America

Miss Florence

Mary Griffin, 1952

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Semi-finalist Miss America, Placed 1st runner-up in the 1953 Miss USA Pageant representing Myrtle Beach, represented the United States at the 1953 Miss World Pageant where she placed sixth.

Miss Greenwood

Miriam Stevenson, 1953

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Miss Universe Winner

Semi-finalist Miss America, Later Miss South Carolina USA, Miss USA and Miss Universe 1954

Miss Myrtle Beach

Nancy Humphries, 1987

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Preliminary swimsuit Miss America, Now Co-host of Entertainment Tonight

Miss Aiken

Nancy Moore, 1965

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Semi-finalist Miss America, Preliminary Talent Miss America, Later married US Senator from South Carolina, Strom Thurmond

Miss Columbia

Nelle Owens, 1942

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Miss Moncks Corner

Nettie Dennis, 1959

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Miss Columbia

Pamela Inabinet, 1971

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Toured with Miss America USO Troupe, featured dancer on the 1972 Miss America Pageant telecast

Miss Laurens

Peggy White, 1967

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Miss Whitmire

Polly Suber, 1954

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2nd Runner Up Miss America, Preliminary Swimsuit Miss America

Miss Clover

Rebecca Smith, 1968

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Miss Columbia

Ronnetta Hatcher, 1991

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Miss Florence

Shelley Benthall, 2006

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Top 3 Miss Congeniality contest Miss America, Non-finalist Talent Award Miss America, Miss South Carolina Teen 2003.

Miss Liberty

Sherry Thrift, 1985

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1st Runner Up Miss America, Previously South Carolina's Junior Miss 1980

Miss Greater Greer

Tonya Helms, 1993

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Crowned after Kimberly Aiken won Miss America

Miss University of South Carolina

Vicki Harrell, 1984

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Miss Columbia

Virginia Owens, 1944

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Miss Lakeview

Vonadora Baker, 1940

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Miss Columbia

Wayring Smathers, 1937

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Miss Camden

Wendy Willis, 1998

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