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Camellia ranked among private companies

NEW YORK — Camellia Healthcare, which has a location in Natchez, was recently ranked among Inc. magazine’s 500|5000, a ranking of the nation’s fastest growing private companies.

Camellia was No. 3,672 on the list. The company provides home care and hospice throughout the Miss-Lou. It is headquartered in Hattiesburg.

“Camellia Healthcare is extremely honored to be represented on such a prestigious list,” CEO Abb Payne said. “It is a true testament to what our wonderful team does on a daily basis caring for the elderly at home across the Southeastern U.S.”

Other businesses on the Inc. list included Fuhu, LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements and Lifelock.

Camellia will celebrate its 40th anniversary next year.