Photo by Sue Watson
District 1 supervisor Charles Terry presents service medals to Franklin Delano Phillips.

Photos by Sue Watson
Pictured for a group photo at the National Vietnam Veterans Day ceremonies in Byhalia are (from left) Phil Malone, Eddie Dixon, Ray Gallagher, Charles Terry, Bill Fitts, Henry Harol Ash, Roy Ray, Waurene Going, Eddie Frank Jones, Nellie Smith, Franklin Delano Phillips, Juanita Dillard, Donal Coy Bishop, Celes Tucker, Billy Dowell, Chuck Thomas and Gary Adams.

District 2 supervisor Eddie Dixon presents retired Col. Roy Ray with a shadow box containing all his medals and with a U.S. Flag that was flown over the Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Sgt. Eddie Frank Jones and his wife Ruby accept a shadow box containing his awards from Col. (Ret.) Bill Fitts.

Nellie Smith accepts the shadow box in memory of her late husband Levi Smith. Roy Ray presents the  shadow box while Minister F.H. Brown and his wife Emma watch on.

Veterans saluted for great service

A group of veterans from Marshall County were honored for especially meritorious military service at National Vietnam Veterans Day ceremonies in Byhalia March 29.


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