first_img Jane Hamrick bid farewell to the Colley Senior Complex this week.But only as a longtime, part-time employee. After a short break to take care of a medical issue, she will be back as full time participant.Hamrick said that it will be necessary for her to be out a couple of months. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Published 11:00 pm Thursday, October 17, 2013 After a short stint at the recreation center, Hamrick returned to the Colley Senior Complex as the assistant director. She later served as the interim director and then resumed her former position.Hamrick is originally from East Tennessee but claims both Brundidge and Troy as “home.”She followed friends to the newly renovated senior center in 2000 and almost immediately found a home away from home.“It’s been a great ride,” Hamrick said. “I love this place and what it’s done for me and for so many others. Next Up“Everybody here has been so sweet to me,” she said and added laughing that she “didn’t want them to have to keep putting up with this old lady.”After she retired from teaching, Hamrick first participated in activities at the Colley Senior Complex and then began volunteering. She has worked in several capacities at the Colley Senior Complex“I volunteered when Mary Ann Casey was the director,” she said. “When they needed someone to answer the phone out at the recreation center during lunch, Mary Ann suggested that I might enjoy doing that.” You Might Like Alabama tourism workshop held in Troy The City of Troy Tourism Department hosted an Alabama Tourism Department Workshop at Camp Butter and Egg this week. Tourism… read more Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Email the author Latest Storiescenter_img Hamrick retires from Colley Senior Complex Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… “This is a place for retired people to come and stay busy and involved. This is a place to keep busy and interested, go places and do things that you probably wouldn’t do otherwise.”Hamrick said that she’s not one to stay home and do nothing.“I want to stay active so I’ll come back and crochet and finish that skein of yarn,” she said. “And, I’ll enjoy doing ceramic pieces for my boys. I’ll come back as a participant, just like I was when I started.” Book Nook to reopen Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img