Rotarian Dr. Warren McPherson is honored at the annual Heart Ball

Daily News Journal, February 12, 2018

The Rutherford American Heart Association and American Stroke Association held the annual Rutherford Heart Ball on Saturday, Feb. 10 at Embassy Suites Murfreesboro.

Sponsored by Saint Thomas/Ascension, Dr. Britt and Jan Mioton served as co-chairs for the annual event. Event organizers expected more than 400 attendees.

The evening’s honoree was Dr. Warren McPherson, a retired neurosurgeon.

For more than 44 years, the local Heart Ball has supported the American Heart Association’s raising awareness of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, the No. 1 and No. 5 killers of all Americans.

This year’s Rutherford Heart Ball was designed by Lori Sain Smith of Daffodilly Designs and featured live music by Guilty Pleasures.