Georgia War honors exemplary care with inaugural Blue Star Salute program

The staff at Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home are what Executive Director Carlton Deese describes as “good people with good purpose.”  About 25 team members were recently nominated for recognition in the inaugural Blue Star Salute Program for demonstrating exemplary service and care to Georgia’s war veterans. The following team members were treated to a special breakfast and recognized with Blue Star Salute certificates in January:

Tyler Gardner LaToya Lewis Sheila Chadwick
Beverly Moore Janet Sapp Rebecca Jones
Lula Whigham Sharon Neely Maefield Streetman
Andre Robinson Brittannie Edwards Norman Smoot
Willa Bryant Elaine Livingston Belinda Howard
Jermaine Winfrey Alberta Walker Patrice Hannah
Pam Parker Judith Osment Teresa Ryans
Micah Ferguson Dr. Nidhi Gulati
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Denise Parrish is Director of Communications for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic at 706-721-9760 or

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