Dignity Hospice hosts 1st annual charity golf scramble

Staff Report

September 18, 2013

Dignity Hospice held its 1st annual Charity Golf Scramble on Thursday, September 5, at Riverview Country Club.

It was a beautiful sunny day for members of the community who formed teams for the event.

Fun and surprises filled the day including a Calloway Golf bag autographed by J.B. Holmes and two flags signed by Greenbrier Classic champions Ted Potter Jr. and Scott Stollings, all donated by the Greenbrier Classic for the charity event.

The following teams were represented: Patterson Stone Quarry, FL-Smidth Ludowici, Nationwide Insurance-Greg Dalton, Rebound Physical Therapy, Evans Funeral Home, Mountain Laurel, Team Kirkendol, Southern Medical and Team Dignity, with trophies going to 1st place Evans Funeral Home, 2nd place Team Dalton, and 3rd place Team Dignity.

Prizes also awarded for:

Closest to the pin – James Hodge

Longest Drive – Jason Dalton

Longest Putt – Joey Ingram

The Madison Middle School Golf team earned community service hours by assisting in the event.

The following businesses supported the golf scramble by becoming a hole sponsor or donating prized to the event:

The Greenbrier Classic, Evans Funeral Home, Senator Ron Stollings, Mountain State Tire and Auto Glass, Kathryn’s Kabin, Stevens Auto Center, Logan Regional Medical Center, Hacienda of Madison and Logan, Quaker Steak and Lube, Barkers Hardware, Fiesta Mexican Grill, Rebound Physical Therapy, Greg Dalton Nationwide Insurance, FL Smidth-Ludowici, Patterson Stone Quarry, Madison Rotary Club, Handley Funeral Home, United Bank, Mike’s Tire Shop, WV American Water, Steve Richard Insurance Erie, Logan Rec. Center, Chirico’s, Charleston Dept. Store, and Smith Motor Company.

Dignity Hospice is a non-profit organization that provides in home care to patients of Boone, Lincoln, Logan, Mingo, and Wayne counties. For more information, visit dignity.wv.org

Anyone interested in becoming involved in upcoming events throughout the holiday season at Dignity Hospice, contact Marketing Director Trina Lester at 304-784-3164.