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Memorial Day Ceremonies Remember the Fallen

By Staff | Jun 1, 2016
Photos by Bruce Crawford Veteran, and member of the American Legion, Alvin Morris pays tribute at a local Memorial Day ceremony.
Members of the New Martinsville American Legion honor the fallen.
Photo by Susan Barr The American Legion Post 81 Memorial Day Service was held at the K of P Cemetery on May 30, 2016. Those reading Roll Call were: Jack Jones, Steve Blinkmann, Steve Cain, David Barr, Don Martin, Jim Eddy, Kim Shatney, Temple Jackson, and Bob Yeager. Thanks to the readers and to Jacksonburg Church of Christ, Robyn Yeager, Debbie Bates, Donald Taylor, and Colton Ring.
A family gathers to pay tribute to those who have lost their lives while serving our country.
Jordan Schultz plays “Taps” during a Memorial Day service at Greenlawn Cemetery in New Martinsville.

Several Memorial Day observances were held throughout the county on Monday, May 31. Check out the photos below.

For additional photos, be sure to pick up a copy of the June 1 Wetzel Chronicle, on stands now.