Martha Driskell, originally from North Carolina, holds a burning cigarette on the smoking patio of The Laurels of Athens, a nursing home and assisted living facility on Saturday, April 6
Clarabel Ulichney takes a walk outside The Laurels on Tuesday, April 30. Clarabel likes to take frequent walks when the weather is suitable. This was her fifth walk of the day
Clarabel Ulichney (left), Dotty Carey (back, center), and Ada Cartwright (center), play their usual game of Saturday Bingo on April 6 in the activity room at the Laurels.
Edith Miller (far left) and Bill Staron (center) participate in gospel singing, led by Amy Grueser (right) on Tuesday, April 30. Grueser is the daughter of a resident at The Laurels and comes in with her kids to help bring activities to the home.
Doris Rouse feeds James Stack, who is unable to use his hands, on Saturday, April 6. The residents that require extra care sit at the front of the room, closest to the nurse’s station so help is always available.
Viola Gabriel sits quietly in the window of the dining area at The Laurels on Saturday, April 6
Jordan Trinidad, 26, of Athens, Ohio visits Maxene Mcatree in her room in the Laurels of Athens on April 30. Jordan is the activities assistant at the Laurels and makes routine visits to the more secluded guests.
Lucille Sawyers stares out her window on a sunny afternoon in her bedroom at The Laurels of Athens on Monday, April 22.