It's off the front page of the newspapers. There are no packs of reporters prowling the streets. The banks of television cameras across from the church are all gone. The politicians and celebrities have all gone home.
WASHINGTON -- "Oh, so you drank the Kool-Aid," my neighbor superciliously sneered from the stoop he occupies each afternoon to sip wine and critique people's parking skills on our beloved Olive Street.
Graveside funeral services to honor the life of Jerry C. Way, Sr., 85, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Derrick Proctor will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today, Sept. 30, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel.
Mrs. Josephine "Mama Lang" Fletcher Hunter, 73, of Camden, entered into eternal rest on Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. Born in Camden, she was the daughter of the late David and Millie Butler "Chuta" Fletcher. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Camden, with burial in Cedars Cemetery. Mrs. Hunter will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. for viewing. Public viewing will be Thursday, Oct. 2, 2015 from 2p.m. - 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden ...
Funeral services for Jerry Michael Grigsby, 62, will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Union Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Colin Jeffcoat III will officiate. The family will receive friends today from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the America Cancer Society.
Funeral service to celebrate the life of Blanche Hinson Boykin, 81, of Lugoff, SC will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 at Springvale Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Todd Horton will officiate. The family will receive friends one and half hours prior to the service beginning at 1:30 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mrs. Boykin's memory to Springvale Baptist Church Building Fund, 1416 Springvale Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
In spite of having six runners finishing in less than 20 minutes each, the Camden High boys' cross country team lost for the first time this season last Wednesday in a home meet at Historic Camden Revolutionary War Park.