UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center
ANNUAL HEARTS AND DIAMONDS GALA
The Tift Regional Medical Center Foundation will hold the annual Hearts and Diamonds Gala on Saturday, Feb. 27. This year the Foundation will honor the late Dr. Sammie D. Dixon in "A Tribute from the Heart". Dr. Dixon served more than 38 years at TRMC, and was the first physician to perform laparoscopic surgery at the hospital. He partnered with Dr. John H. Dorminy III to create the Tift General Hospital Foundation (currently the TRMC Foundation) in 1981. He served as chairman of the foundation until 1994. The event starts at 7 pm and includes a silent auction, seated dinner and concert by Tifton native David Pearson. The dress code is cocktail attire and tickets are $125. To purchase tickets call the Tift Regional Medical Center Foundation at 229-391-3310. The deadline to purchase tickets is Feb. 25.