SPARTANBURG — The Rose Hill Candlelight Society of Union held its annual ball on January 14 at the Spartanburg Marriott at Renaissance Park, Spartanburg.
Members and guests were greeted by Mr. and Mrs. Philip David Maness, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Irvin Kelly, Mr. and Mrs. David Kevin Morrow, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Dean Hayes, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Eugene Fisher.
Other board members present were Mrs. Charles Jackson Malone, mothers’ chair; Mrs. Dennis Ellis Langley, ball chair; Mrs. James Wesley Long, decorations chair; Mrs. Paul Haynes Wilkes III, presentation chair; Mrs. William Gerard Balkum, publicity chair.
Mrs. Maness is president of the Rose Hill Candlelight Society and Mrs. Kelly is vice president of the Rose Hill Candlelight Society. Mrs. Morrow is recording secretary, Mrs. Hayes is corresponding secretary, and Mrs. Fisher is treasurer.
Mrs. Maness welcomed members, guests, and the following new members: Mr.and Mrs. Jeffrey Lindsey Cannon; Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Dean Crocker; Mr. and Mrs. Brad Lee Lawson; Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Ray Vaughan; and Mr. and Mrs. David Elliot Wilson. Mr. Eric Eugene Childers served as Master of Ceremonies.
Two young women were presented:
Miss Anna Cassels Hamer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Sean Turner and Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Taylor Hamer, is a sophomore at Clemson University. She was presented by her grandfather, Mr. Michael Donald Cassels. Her escort was Mr. Garrett Metz Keller.
Miss Alexis Nicole McGowan, daughter of Mrs. Brandi Helton Boughman and Mr. Jerry Keith Boughman and the granddaughter of Mrs. Victoria Cobb McCully, is a sophomore at the University of South Carolina -Union. She was sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Lee Sinclair .Her escort was Mr. Blake Jackson Berry.
One son was presented at the ball:
Mr. Blake Jackson Berry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Shane Sailors and Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Lynn Berry. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Lee Sinclair. Mr. Berry is a sophomore Presbyterian College.
This story courtesy of the Rose Hill Candlelight Society of Union.