Memorial Day services at Ortona Cemetery

GLADES COUNTY — The 2019 Memorial Day Services were hosted by the Farris H. Davis American Legion Post 299. Commander, Jennifer Cook presided over the ceremony. Invocation and benediction were presented by Pastor Charley Watts. The opening ceremony was presented by the Glades County Sheriff Dave Hardin’s Color Guard. Auxiliary Unit 299 presented two Quilts of Valor one to the speaker Jeanne Nadeau who is the American Legion Auxiliary District 13 president, and the other to Donald Michaels, Army Specialist K-4, Air Defense 1st Battalion, 65th Infantry.

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Veterans Jennifer Cook and her father Dave Williams.
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Local Lakeport residents George and Jo Randolph.
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Veterans of Buckhead Ridge area stand together.
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Pastor Earl and his wife Kara Cline.
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Buckhead Ridge Veteran Gordy Bruens and M. Merrill .

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