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    Published on May 11, 2017

    Forrest General honors volunteers with appreciation luncheon

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. – (May 11, 2017) Forrest General hosted its annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon Tuesday, May 9, from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Southern Oaks House and Gardens. The guest speaker for the event was Father Tommy Conway, pastor of Saint Fabian Catholic Church in Hattiesburg. Conway volunteers his time to many local organizations including Forrest General.

    “We appreciate our volunteers and the valuable work they do every day. Their caring attitudes and dedication to our patients are an inspiration to all of us who strive to provide world class care,” said Vicky Buxton, director of Volunteer and Guest Services at Forrest General Hospital.


    2017 Hospice Volunteer Award Recipients


    2 Years
    Rodney Pearson

    20 Years
    Edith West


    2017 Volunteer Award Recipients


    2 Years
    Lottie Clark
    Ashley Redfern

    5 Years
    Bea Cathey
    Olivia Pigford
    Patricia Brewer
    Ina Carlton
    Marcia Feagans
    Danny Newell

    10 Years
    Joan Davis
    Kay Stephens
    Marie Sykes

    20 Years
    Virginia McFatter

    CAPTION: 20 year service award recipients, Edith West, left, and Virginia McFatter, right


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