Memorial Day

Memorial Day


  • Monday, May 27
  • 10-11 a.m.
  • Cornelius Town Hall Lawn

Join the Town and American Legion Post 86 as we honor our nation's servicemen and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Appropriate for all ages.

The program will include distinguished guests:

Master of Ceremonies - Commander Gene McKinney, American Legion Post 86
Welcome - Mayor Woody Washam
Keynote Speaker - Susan McClamrock, Gold Star Mother
Invocation and Closing Prayer - Rev. Tom Boone, Senior Pastor of Bethel Presbyterian Church 

The event will also include:

  • American Legion Post 86, William A. Hough High School, and Hopewell High School JROTC Color Guards
  • POW/MIA Empty Chair and Wreath of Remembrance ceremonies
  • Patriotic music by the Mooresville Senior High School Choir
  • 21-gun salute

Coffee and donuts courtesy of Dunkin' Donuts