Jeff Redmile, 69, beloved husband of Joan McLain Redmile, ended his courageous battle with brain cancer on Thursday May 7, 2015 at Cottingham Hospice House in Seneca, SC. Jeff and Joan were married for almost 47 years.
Funeral service for Thomas Harvey LeGrand, 91, will be held on Thursday at 3:00 p.m. at Sawney's Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Dean Reynolds will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
A celebration of life service for Allen Leroy Conrad, 57, will be held today at 6:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. The Rev. Larry Wilson will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 5-6 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter.
Services for Eleanor Hancock Barnes will be held 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at St. John United Methodist Church, Spring Hill Road in Rembert, with burial beforehand in the church cemetery. The Rev. Marion Watkins and the Rev. Patricia Amick will officiate. The family will receive friends 4-5:30 p.m. in the St. John fellowship hall.
Ministers and church members from Kershaw County gathered in front of the Kershaw County Courthouse at Noon Thursday, May 7, for the National Day of Prayer. Millions of Christians around the country did the same. Here in Camden, Scripture reading and prayer were offered for the President, Congress, Supreme Court, business leaders, educational leaders, military and first responders, and the family. The event was led by the Kershaw Baptist Association and the Kershaw County Ministerial Association.
The Camden Music Association of Kershaw County (CMA) will hold its annual Spring Meeting in the Douglas Reed House at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) on May 17 at 3 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. Any interested in music, playing or listening is invited to attend. An important subject, to change the name of the group from the Camden Music Association to the Kershaw County Music Association, will be discussed. All attendees will be urged to express an opinion and to vote when a motion is made.
The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) hosts opening reception of the Camden ART Members' Spring Honors Show in the Bassett Gallery May 12. The reception begins at 5:30 p.m. and will be followed by the Chamber Choir of Kershaw County's Spring Concert at 7 p.m. in the Wood Auditorium. The reception is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
• We're not going to presume to know exactly what Kershaw County Council is going to do, but we will say members appeared the most receptive they have in years to increasing local funding to the Kershaw County School District (KCSD). At its May 5 budget hearing, council invited KCSD officials to discuss its budget and make a pitch to return to a no-longer state-mandated local funding formula. KCSD Chief Financial Officer Donnie Wilson made the case for a 4.5 mil tax increase to help keep the district essentially where it is today in terms of operations when taking ...
KershawHealth is joining healthcare systems around the country to celebrate National Hospital Week -- a time to recognize the enormous skill, dedication, and compassion our employee team brings to their jobs every day.
May 11, 2015|
By Terry Gunn, KershawHealth CEO
C-I contributing columnist
A funeral service for Michael Richard Hornsby, 66, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Fort Jackson National Cemetery. The Rev. Todd Horton will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or the American Kidney Foundation.
The Wateree Football Officials Association and the South Carolina Football Officials Association are looking for anyone interested in becoming high school football officials for the South Carolina High School League Football Officials Association and the Santee Wateree Football Officials Association.