Celebrate Our Nation's Heroes This Memorial Day

Published 05/23 2013 02:13PM

Updated 05/23 2013 08:30PM

Next week, we'll get to honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice so we can live free.

There are plenty of Memorial Day ceremonies around Texoma during which you can honor those heroes.

Here are some of those ceremonies:

Crestview Memorial Park
Gather 6:30AM, 7AM Ceremony and Distribution of Flags
Presented by:
American Legion Post 169 & 202
TX Assoc of Vietnam Veterans, N TX Chapter
Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 41
North Texas Veterans Council
Various other organizations
Wichita County Cemetery 1001 30th St. Wichia Falls
Memorial Day 27 May 13 8 AM dedication of memorial and to honor WWII veterans.
Presented by Wichita County Veterans Service Office and DAV Chapter 41
Eastlawn Cemetery, FM 369 and Reilly Rd
7AM  Flag distribution  presented by VFW Post 8878
War Memorial, Clay County Courthouse in Henrietta 8 AM Ceremony & Distribution of Flags
Presented by
VFW Post 5401 & American Legion Post 18
Pat Carrigan Gravesite, Riverside Cemetery - Ceremony 9 AM
Presented by American Legion Post 120
David Gibbs Gravesite, Crestview Memorial Park- Ceremony 10 AM
Presented by VFW Post 8878
Electra Cemetery - Ceremony 10 AM
Presented by VFW Post 4145
Archer City Courthouse and then cemetery - Ceremony 10 AM
Presented by American Legion Post 1
Scotland -Windthorst VFW  Post 2676 and Ladies Auxiliary.
Two services:
Memorial Day Ceremony 27 May 2013 at St.Mary's grotto in Windthorst 11:00 12:00 .
Scotland-Windthorst VFW Post 2676  and Ladies Auxiliary,  second service
Memorial Day 27 May 2013 second service at 1:00 to 2:00  at Scotland's St Boniface cemetery  
Sacred Heart Cemetery  Ceremony  10 AM
All participants should be there by 9:30
Presented by Disabled American Veterans , Chapter  41
James King Jr Mausoleum, Rosemont Cemetery-Ceremony 11 AM
Presented by VFW Post 2147 and Ladies Auxiliary
Burkburnett Cemetery- Ceremony 11 AM
Presented by
American Legion Post 264 & VFW Post 10455
Court House Square in Vernon - Ceremony 11 AM
Presented by:
American Legion Post 67 and VFW Post 4747
Crestview Memorial Park
6 PM Ceremony & Retrieval of Flags
Presented by American Legion Post 169

Fort Sill National Cemetery
10 a.m.
Sponsored by the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter # 751
Keynote Speaker:  LTC (R) Jerry Orr of the Vietnam Veterans of America

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