Memorial Day Services in Texarkana

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On Monday, there are three Memorial Day services in Texarkana:

  • 11:00 a.m. at Miller County Courthouse, hosted by American Legion 25-58 followed by Memorial Day Walk to the Korea/Vietnam Memorial.
  • 11:45 a.m., the Vietnam Veterans of America #278 service at Korea/Vietnam Memorial.
  • 1:00 p.m. Hillcrest Memorial Cemetery hosted by Texarkana Funeral Home.

At 3:00 pm the National Moment of Remembrance will occur.

The National Moment of Remembrance, established by Congress, asks Americans, wherever they are at 3 p.m., local time, on Memorial Day, to pause in an act of national unity for a duration of one minute. The time 3 p.m. was chosen because it is the time when most Americans are enjoying their freedoms on the national holiday. The Moment does not replace traditional Memorial Day events; rather, it is an act of national unity in which all Americans, alone or with family and friends, honor those who died in service to the United States.

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Please remember our heroes who gave their lives so we may enjoy freedom!

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