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Memorial Day Ceremony

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The annual Memorial Day program was held at West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery on Monday at 4000 Forest Hill-Irene Road. PICTURED: Roderick Davis of the Air Force adorns a grave with an American Flag.
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At left, James Lindsey, director of the West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, addresses those in attendance Monday during the annual Memorial Day Ceremony. Above, Lindsay Alexander performs God Bless America during the 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony at West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery Monday as Joe Kyles, Director of Shelby County Veterans Services, looks on.

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Matt Van Epps, assistant commissioner of the West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, presents a proclamation on Memorial Day as Sen. Dolores Gresham looks on. The cemetery, located at 4000 Forest Hill-Irene Road, hosted an annual Memorial Day Ceremony Monday morning. See page 2 for more photos from the event.

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James Lindsey, director of the West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, addresses those in attendance.