Veterans set up crosses for the upcoming Memorial Day ceremonies in Jasper. Photo/Gerald Faulkner
A Memorial Day ceremony, organized by The Marine Corps League Det. #1280, will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 25 at Sunrise Memorial Gardens.
The ceremony will include a speech from Retired Army Col. Paul Trotti. Trotti is a West Point graduate and was awarded the Legion of Merit and the Bronze Star.
Members of Chapter 47 of the Disabled American Veterans will perform the 21-gun salute. Members of the American Legion Post #149 will place flags on graves of fallen soldiers.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend this event.
Sunrise Memorial Gardens is located at 364 E. Church Street