Veterans Day Flag Placement
Friends of Fairmount Cemetery Board, are in need of volunteers to assist in the placement of flags on the graves of over 1,200 service men and women, in honor of Veterans Day. Did you know that there are veterans from both times of conflict and times of peace, representing the Army of the Republiic of Texas, Buffalo Soldiers, The Korean Conflict, Vietnam, The Texas Revolution, Iraq, Afghanistan, World Wars I & II, and the Texas Army National Guard, as well as soldiers from the Battle of San Jacinto, the war with Mexico, and soldiers from the Civil War? Please take some time to honor those who have bravely served our country.
For anyone interested in participating, there will be a brief orientation located at 1120 W. Ave N at 2:00 PM on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at the Gazebo.
Your participation will be greatly appreciated, for more information, please contact Martha Visney a 325-374-7422
The ceremony honoring all Veterans will be, Friday, November 9th at 11:00 AM in the Cemetery.