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Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Henry County Health Center confirms another COVID-19 related death

The Henry County Health Center has received notification from the Department of Health and Senior Services of one more death due to complications related to Covid-19. 

This 95-year-old hospitalized female resided in the town of Calhoun. This marks the 16th death in Henry County due to complications related to Covid-19.

“It is with a truly heavy heart that I have to announce yet another COVID-19 related death. The family and friends of the deceased are mourning the loss of their family member and our hearts go out to them during this difficult time,” said the HCHC Administrator, Peggy Bowles. “This is a time when families and fiends usually gather together, but this year I am pleading with each of you to stay home if possible. But if you must get out please wear a face covering, remain six feet apart, and wash your hands. It is the simple things that will help reduce the spread of this disease, and save the lives of your family members.”