Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Memorial services to honor plane crash victims
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) -- Several memorial services have been arranged in Greenville to honor nine people in two families who died last weekend along with the pilot in a plane crash in Alaska.
Co-workers of radiologist Dr. Chris McManus will gather at 4 p.m. Wednesday to honor him at the medical auditorium at Greenville Memorial Hospital. McManus worked at Greenville Radiology for 14 years. The service is only for hospital system employees.
The church that the McManus family and the family of Melet Antonakos attended is having two memorial services.
Christ Church Episcopal in Greenville will hold a candlelight vigil at 7 p.m. Thursday geared toward youth to remember the five children who died in the crash.
At 11 a.m. Friday, a memorial service will be held at the church to honor both families.
Wind: 6 MPH
Humidity: 79 %