Special service set
The Messenger. 05.23.08
Jones-Walker Post 4862 Veterans of Foreign Wars will host a Memorial Day service 2 p.m. Sunday at the post home at 3915 North Clover St. in Union City.
Ninth district commander Ed Southern will be master of ceremonies and Judy Barker, local attorney and candidate in the Democratic primary to represent the 77th District in the House of Representatives in Nashville, will give the memorial address. John Alston will play the national anthem and Billy Liliker, past post quartermaster, will give the invocation. Ladies auxiliary president Kathy Canaday will present the ladies auxiliary ritual ceremony and Southern will read the names of veterans deceased since May 2007. Liliker will offer a closing prayer.
The community is invited to attend to honor those who gave their lives in the defense of freedom, a spokesman said. For more information, call 885-1502.