Veterans Cemetery Committee Helps Plan Memorial Marker Dedication for Civil War Soldier

A dedication of a Union soldier memorial at the TN State Veterans Cemetery – Parkers Crossroads will be held on July 13, 2019.
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Article by W. Clay Crook-

The Support Committee for the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery – Parkers Crossroads held a brief meeting on Thursday, June 6th. The committee met with the new Administrative Assistant for the cemetery, Sherry Lott, who is retired from the United States Coast Guard. The committee also reviewed feedback from the Memorial Day service and discussed plans on the marker for a missing Civil War veteran from Henderson County.

The dedication of a Union soldier memorial at the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery – Parkers Crossroads will be held on July 13th at 1:00 p.m. Kim Parker, Committee Secretary, shared the following information on the soldier and his family: Private Addison Horace White, Co. A, 13th West Tennessee Cavalry (Bradford’s Battalion). He enlisted in…

For the complete story, see the June 12th edition of The Lexington Progress.

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