The owner of a well known florist in Summerville passed away on Thursday.  Mr. Bill Kitchens, owner of Duff’s Flowers and Gifts passed away at his home after an extended illness.  Duff’s Flowers and Gifts was the oldest florist business in Chattooga County.  Mr. Kitchens was a member of Maranatha Baptist Church and was piano player of the Stedfast Quartet.