Diane Hollins Ford, who served 16 years on the Columbia County Commission before leaving office in 2008, died Friday in Hilton Head, S.C., after an illness. The family will receive friends Friday, April 1 at 2 p.m.
541-4077 or visit columbiacountyga.gov and follow the links to Animal Services. The kennel is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for adoptions and visiting animals and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to reclaim a lost pet and other services. The facility is located at 1940 William Few Parkway in Grovetown.