Letcher Memorial Day services held

Memorial Day services were held at the Letcher Community Center on Monday, May 29. American Legion Commander Darwin (Butch) Morrison welcomed a crowd of about 85 people.
Invocation was given by Pastor Garry Swagger. The National Anthem, sung by the crowd, was led by Melissa Miller accompanied by Joyce Swagger. Alexis Kelly read “In Flanders Field” followed by “America’s Answer” by Harley Kneen. The address was given by Retired National Guard, Mike Pierson. Roll Call of Departed Comrades was read by Harry Northrup. Miss Poppy, Aurelia White, placed the wreath for the Unknown Soldier. Members of Post 93 saluted departed comrades with a ten-gun salute. Taps was played by Kadin Schlenker.
Following the ceremony, the Ladies Auxiliary served coffee and rolls.

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