Memorial Day Ceremony At Mount Lawn Memorial Park And Gardens
The Mount Lawn Cemetery Association (MLCA) will host its annual Memorial Day Remembrance Service on Monday, May 29, at 3:00 PM at Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens.
The ROTC Honor Guard from Appalachian State University will begin the ceremony with the presentation of colors, followed by an opening prayer by Reverend Bud Russell.
Captain Jim Fisher will share a brief inspirational message, and Mr. Chris Bertolini will close the ceremony with the playing of “Taps.”
On Saturday, May 27, The High Country Military Officers Association of America will honor and remember deceased veterans of our community, with volunteers placing an American flag on the grave sites of 600 veterans buried at Mount Lawn.
Those who attend the Memorial Day Service should gather at the mausoleum at the top of the hill at the cemetery shortly before 3:00. PM on Monday May 29.