Memorial Day services to be held across Pike County on Monday

first_img Also at 11 a.m. Monday VFW Post 7055 will host a Memorial Day service at Elam Cemetery in Elamville. More than 60 veterans are buried at the church cemetery.Gene Hamrick, a veteran of Vietnam and Desert Storm will be the guest speaker at Elam Cemetery. Email the author Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Sponsored Content Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Otis Stone, Post chaplain, said Roby is a strong and dedicated supporter of America’s veterans and honors those who have died in service to their country.“We are honored to have Rep. Roby speak. We know what she says will honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country,” Stone said. Patriotic music will be presented by the Williams family and a Memorial Wreath will be placed at the Veterans Monument by Post and Auxiliary members. Memorial Day services will be held at three Pike County locations Monday and also at Elam Cemetery in nearby Barbour County. VFW Post 7055 in Brundidge will host services at 9 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial on Veterans Blvd. and at 10 a.m. at the American Legion building on Highway 231 south of Brundidge. Martha Roby, U.S. Representative for Alabama’s congressional district, will be the featured speaker at the 11 a.m. Memorial Day Service at Bicentennial Park in Troy. The service will be hosted by American Legion Post 70 and Auxiliary Unit 70 in Troy. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Skip Published 10:27 pm Wednesday, May 23, 2018 You Might Likecenter_img Memorial Day services to be held across Pike County on Monday Print Article Stone said all who appreciate the freedoms that Americans enjoy and all who honor the service of American’s veterans are encouraged to attend a Memorial Day service.Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Book Nook to reopen Pike County OCAP celebrates 52 years of community action The Organized Community Action Program (OCAP) is celebrating May as Community Action Month, which is dedicated to recognizing the success… read more Latest Stories Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder 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 HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe 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 read more