Funeral services for Marvin Ellis Padgett, 92, of Bethune, SC will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, April 15, 2013 at Bethune Baptist Church, in Bethune. Rev. Larry Fraser will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Ellis' memory to Agape Hospice, 141 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC 29210 or Bethune Baptist Church, P.O. Box 326, Bethune, SC 29009.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mariko Toma Dowey, of Lugoff, will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. Burial will follow at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Monday, April 15, 2013 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mariko's memory to Kershaw County Home Health & Hospice, 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
Last summer, I was meeting with some members of the district staff to talk about the upcoming United Way campaign. Every year since I arrived, I have tried to do something a little "out there" to generate some fun and interest in the campaign. I have sung alma maters at high school football games, gotten a buzz cut, been slimed and soaked, and taken pies in the face. I think it's been a good thing. The district's participation in the United Way campaign has been exemplary, which is of tremendous benefit to our community as a whole. So ...
April 15, 2013|
By KCSD Superintendent Dr. Frank Morgan
C-I contributing columnist
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.