A funeral service celebrating the life of Geneva Smith Hall, 53, of Camden, will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Wateree Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Bobby James and Rev. Bill Dulaney will officiate. Burial will follow in Wateree Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00-8:30 PM on Friday, April 12, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in her memory to the Ronald McDonald House, 2905 Colonial Drive, Columbia, SC 29203.
Marlene Joy Hancock Tolleson, of Lugoff, SC died April 8, 2013. She was 69 years old. Marlene was the daughter of the late Walter and Ruth Shapmire Hancock. She lived in Thornton, IL and was a former nurse at Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL. She moved with the family to Camden, SC in June 1978. Memorials may be made in her memory to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, 460 S. Fair Street, Camden, SC 29020.
For the sixth year straight, Camden Military Academy will host the Kershaw County Special Olympics on its campus in east Camden today. Faculty, staff, and students from Camden Military Academy and surrounding schools will be on hand to help with various competitions, events, and activities throughout the day.
A rabies clinic will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Salt Pond Farm & Garden, 2487 Springvale Road, in Kershaw County. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is partnering with participating veterinarians across the state to help residents protect their pets and themselves against rabies, the agency announced today. Local veterinarian Hamilton Tetterton will offer Saturday's clinic.
What do your waking hours mean to the spinning earth? Can you tilt the axis, change the seasons, speed up or slow down the day or night? Can you manipulate tides or winds or clouds or storms? Do you have a part to play in the saga that is your life? Do you have a vote in the outcome of your own legacy?
April 12, 2013|
By Dwight deLoach
C-I contributing columnist