Memorial Day Observance Monday

The playing of “Taps” ended last year’s ceremony.

WATER VALLEY – The members of Post 4100 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars will host a Memorial Day observance at the Veterans Monument in Railroad Park beginning at 11 a.m. Monday.

One of the highlights will be a ceremonial Fallen Soldier’s Table presented by the Post 4100 Ladies’ Auxiliary. Each element of the table setting symbolizes something specific, for example the white tablecloth represents the purity of a soldier’s intentions in responding to his country’s call.

Speakers will include members of the Post 4100 as well as local and state officials. The public is urge to attend to show their support for the many men and women who have served from our area and those who are currently serving.

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