A graveside service to celebrate the life of Paul W. Ogle, 64, of Cary, NC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, February 14, 2014 in Quaker Cemetery in Camden, SC. Rev. Kyle Allen will officiate. Memorials may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or Free to Breathe, 1 Point Place, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53719.
Ben "Pike" Rost, 69, of Camden, South Carolina and formerly Piopolis passed away at 8:00 A.M. Friday, February 7, 2014 at his home. Visitation for the family will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro.
Mrs. Novella "Bibbie" Hurst Watson, age 82, died Monday, February 10, 2014 at her home. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m., Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Ruby Baptist Church. Internment will be a private family service in the Watson Cemetery
Bethune Elementary students in grades K-5 recently participated in an Arbor Day Celebration led by Ms. Martha McCaskill. The students came together to sing songs, recite poems, and do skits that celebrated the benefits that trees add to our environment. Both staff and student's worked together and did an excellent job.
A.W. Duo, a piano and cello duo made up of pianist Alyona Aksyonova and cellist James Waldo, will perform a benefit concert at Grace Episcopal Church in Camden on March 28. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at the church, 1315 Lyttleton St.. Proceeds from the concert will support Heartfelt Home Repair, Grace Church's ministry to the elderly and underprivileged.
Benjamin Franklin famously remarked, "If you fail to plan, you plan to fail." That thought is as true today as it was more than two centuries ago, and it's as important for organizations as it is for individuals. Planning allows both people and organizations to identify strengths, recognize challenges, maximize resources, and plot a course for the future.
February 10, 2014|
By Terry Gunn, interim KershawHealth CEO
C-I contributing columnist
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Richard "Rick" Henry Pase, Jr., of Camden, SC, will be held at 3:00 PM, Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, in Camden. Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends at 2:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in his memory to the American Liver Foundation, 1425 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, NJ 07009-1000 or the American Heart Association of SC, Memorials & Tributes, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
Harvie Catoe, 89, from Camden, SC, died on the snowy morning of Wednesday, January 29, 2014. Harvie worked at Hermitage Mill of Camden in his early adulthood, served in the US Navy during WWII, graduated from The Citadel, retired as Civil Engineer for Tennessee Valley Authority, was a long-time member of the Church of God, and was a life-long gardener and enjoyed sharing his harvest with family and friends.