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Memorial Day Event Held at Parkers Crossroads Battlefield

Steve McDaniel addresses the crowd at the Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Association’s sponsored Memorial Day event on May 30, 2022.
Photo by: W. Clay Crook / The Lexington Progress

Article by W. Clay Crook-

The Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Association sponsored a Memorial Day event at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, May 30, 2022. Activities with a WWII re-enactment display began at 10:00 a.m. that morning.

The Memorial Day service was held on the grounds at Tour Stop 7, with Steve McDaniel as the master of ceremonies. The Invocation was led by Coy Moore, who is the Battlefield Association Vice President, and the posting of the colors was conducted by the Veterans Honor Guard of Parkers Crossroads.

After the National Anthem and the Southern Anthem, guest speaker Brandon Beck gave the Memorial Day address. Beck is an eminent…

For the complete story, see the June 1st edition of The Lexington Progress.

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1 Comment

  1. Rex C McBee on June 2, 2022 at 11:05 am

    The butler who played taps, best job I ever heard .

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