Rockford Memorial Day Service scheduled for May 28

Staff Report

A Memorial Day service will be held at the Rockford Methodist Church in the Historic Village of Rockford on Saturday at 3 p.m.

This year’s program will be a musical tribute to each war time period from the Revolutionary War to the Vietnam War. Dr. Gena Poovey, Noah Lindeman, Gene Anderson and Marion Venable will perform these meaningful songs.

Refreshments will be served in the church after the service. The program will continue in the Rockford Baptist Church cemetery where flags will be placed on soldiers’ graves.

The Rockford Memorial Day Service is sponsored by the Rockford Preservation Society, Inc., a non-profit organization. Donations to support the Society’s restoration efforts will be accepted and appreciated.

Contact Hannah Holyfield at 336-374-3825 for further information.

Staff Report

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