Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight – Ella Elizabeth Holley-Goodwin

June 1, 2018 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize Ella Elizabeth (Woolfolk) Holley-Goodwin for her contributions to the facility. Liz was born and raised in Spotsylvania County Virginia. She was the youngest of 4 children and the only girl. Liz graduated from Spotsylvania High School in 1952 and earned a degree in Music Education from Madison College (JMU).... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Larry Lloyd

May 2, 2018 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize Larry Lloyd who has been volunteering with Dogwood Village since 1991 when his mother was a resident in the facility. He was so impressed with the care that she received during her years at Dogwood Village, he wanted to give back by volunteering.  Larry is a former Orange Town... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Orange County Master Gardeners

April 2, 2018 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize the Orange County Master Gardeners for their contributions to the facility. This group has been assisting residents in the facility since 1997. The Master Gardeners are part of the Rapidan River Master Gardeners group under the auspices of Virginia Tech. One of the stated goals of the Virginia Tech... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Wanda Jerman

March 1, 2018 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize Wanda Jerman for her contributions to the facility. Wanda was born and raised in Tennessee. She met her husband Ralph and moved to Rhoadesville where she lived for 43 years. The couple moved to the town of Orange about 3 years ago. Wanda worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Fedie McClung

February 1, 2018 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize Fedie McClung for her contributions to our facility. Fedie was born and raised in West Virginia and graduated from Shepherdstown High School.  She trained to be a registered nurse at Winchester Memorial Hospital in 1956. Fedie retired from her nursing career in 2003 at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville,... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – G.W Plum

January 2, 2018 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize G.W Plumb for his contributions to our facility. He was born in Charlottesville, VA and raised in Orange County. He attended Orange Co Nursing Home Childcare as a child where he got his first taste for volunteering with residents. He graduated from Orange County High School with honors and... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Kendall Short

December 1, 2017 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize Kendall Short for her contributions to the facility. Kendall lives in Unionville and is in the 8th grade at Prospect Heights Middle School in Orange. Kendall is the daughter of Martha Robeson and Benny Short and has been a part of Dogwood Village all of her life. Her mother,... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Doris Shumake

November 1, 2017 — Ms. Doris Shumake was born and raised in Louisa, Virginia and attended Louisa County High School. After high school Doris worked for the Bank of America in Orange for ten years. Doris and her husband, Buddy, moved to Orange, Virginia in 1960 and raised two sons, Mark and Shawn. She retired from working for the... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – Brenda Dillion

September 29, 2017 — Brenda Dillion was born in Charlottesville, Virginia on May 24, 1947. She is the youngest child of Sandy and Reba Shifflett. She has two brothers and three sisters and attended Orange County High School. Brenda has been married to her husband, Jerry, for fifty two years. Together they have four children, nine grandchildren and six... Read More

Volunteer Spotlight – September 2017

September 1, 2017 — Dogwood Village would like to recognize Corey Noble for his contributions to the facility. Corey lives in Spotsylvania County and is the son of Zac and Gae Noble. He recently graduated from Averett University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Management: Aviation Business. Corey has both a pilots and drone operator license and started flying... Read More