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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Henry County Announces the Tenth COVID-19 Related Death

Today, the Department of Health and Senior Services informed Henry County Health Center of the death of an 82-year-old hospitalized female who had previously tested positive for COVID-19. This marks the tenth death in Henry County due to complications related to COVID-19. This Henry County patient resided in the town of Clinton.

“It is with a great sadness that I have to announce yet another COVID-19 related death in our county. All of the staff at Henry County Health Center would like to express our deepest sympathy for the family and loved ones of the resident who has passed, as well as the families of everyone who has been affected by this pandemic” said the Henry County Health Center Administrator, Peggy Bowles. “I am pleading with all residents to remain vigilant in their efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. Please remain six feet apart, wash your hands, and wear a face covering. It is the simple things that will help reduce the spread of this disease.”

Henry County Health Center continuously updates the COVID-19 information on the HCHC Facebook page, Twitter, and on henrycohealth.org. For further updates and information please review these social media platforms.