easter sunrise service

Hope for Hospice, hosted by Blyth Funeral Home and Oakbrook Memorial Park, will be conducted at 7 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 4, at Oakbrook Memorial Park. The event will overlook the beautiful pond and the special Hospice Cross. CDC guidelines, including the wearing of face masks, will be followed. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs for seating and social distancing. The community is invited to attend this meaningful service.

Rev. Bob Forehand, retired minister of Greenwood First Assembly, will give the Easter morning message at the 35th Annual Hope for Hospice program, a sunrise service sponsored by Oakbrook Memorial Park in conjunction with Hospice & Palliative Care of the Piedmont.

The Haynes Brothers of Greenwood will perform music during the service. Oakbrook’s Hope for Hospice Sunrise Service will be 7 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 4 at Oakbrook Memorial Park. The service will be on the lawn overlooking Oakbrook’s beautiful lake and the special Hospice Cross. The community is invited to attend the meaningful service.

CDC guidelines will be followed (including the wearing of face masks). Seating will be limited. Please bring lawn chairs.

HospiceCare of the Piedmont is a nonprofit, community hospice serving the needs of the terminally ill and their families in Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Newberry and Saluda counties. For more information, call HospiceCare of the Piedmont at 227-9393 or visit its website at www.hospicepiedmont.org.

For information on Oakbrook Memorial Park, call 864-227-1959, or visit the Oakbrook website at blythfuneralhome.com

Submitted by Tim Haynes