Long time escort honored by hospital

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Neva Dryden is being honored by the Singing River Hospital Auxiliary as the Auxilian of the Quarter for her work in Escort Services.

Dryden is a lifelong Jackson County resident and has volunteered at the hospital since 1975. In that time, she has worked more than 7,000 volunteered hours.

"Working with the auxiliary gives me a personal and rewarding feeling for doing something worthwhile for others," she said. "I love my fellow workers and feel privileged to be a part of this caring group of people at SRH. It's just such a wonderful group of people to work with."