Senator Ed Jackson Hosted by Veterans Honor Guard of Parkers Crossroads

State Senator Ed Jackson was greeted by the Veterans Honor Guard of Parkers Crossroads on June 17, 2021.
Photo by W. Clay Crook / The Lexington Progress

Article by W. Clay Crook-

The Veterans Honor Guard of Parkers Crossroads held their monthly meeting at the group headquarters in Wildersville, Tennessee, on Thursday morning, June 17, 2021.

At the end of the meeting, Tennessee State Senator Ed Jackson was greeted by the group and gave a presentation on recent veterans’ legislation in the Tennessee General Assembly. Jackson represents State Senate District 27, which is composed of Madison, Crockett, Dyer, Lake, and Lauderdale Counties. Although Henderson County is not in his district, many of the interments at the Tennessee Veterans Cemetery- Parkers Crossroads, are from counties in his area.

The group explained how they have assisted with veteran burials, including some that no longer had family to coordinate the service, and that all the associated travel, flag, and…

For the complete article, see the June 23rd edition of The Lexington Progress.

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