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May 22, 2014

Memorial Day ceremonies-Veterans Park in Jasper, White Springs

Jasper — Memorial Day will be honored in the city of Jasper and town of White Springs on Monday, May 26, at Veterans Memorial Park in both places.

Jasper

The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. Commander James Lee Jr. and Bryant Phillip from American Legion Post 215 will be presiding over the event and the Hamilton County High School AFJROTC will be presenting the colors.

There will be several solo performances of patriotic songs, as well as popular military poems and words of encouragement.

After the program, Dorothy Robinson will dedicate the wreath, which will be followed by a moment of silence, closing remarks by VFW Commander Lamar Royals and American Legion Post 215 Commander James Lee Jr., and the playing of Taps by Roger Hutto.

White Springs

White Springs will observe Memorial Day with a ceremony at 10 a.m. 

Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in our nation's military service. All members of the community are invited to join together in observing this special national holiday.

 

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