Becky Broshek

...A celebration of life was held on August 1 in Charlottesville, Virginia and burial will be on August 4 at the National Cemetery in Marietta, Georgia with her beloved husband. Memorial contribution details at http://www.legacy.com...

Homer Pickens Jr.

...Memorial Presbyterian Church on August 6, 2015 at 11 a.m., with a reception following. Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a time to be determined. Col. Pickens was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico but has lived in Augusta for the...

A hero with humility

...recuperated. That was just one of many examples of his limitless kindness.Pickens is scheduled for burial at Arlington National Cemetery ? a richly deserved honor for a man of bravery, dignity and humility.

Hundreds mourn Marine killed in Chattanooga shootings

...Grace, Coyne made a promise to Wells' mother, Cathy Wells."Mrs. Wells, you will forever be a part of the Marine Corps family," he said. "We will not leave you behind."Wells was buried at Geor gia National Cemetery in Canton.

Homer C. Pickens Jr., decorated Army colonel and Vietnam veteran, dies at 83

...Memorial Presbyterian Church, where he was an active member, at 11 a.m. Aug. 6. Burial will be later at Arlington National Cemetery. "He was a great man," Chris Pick ens said Friday. "We are all extremely proud of his role in defending the...

James Fitzgerald Jr.

...Grace L. Johnson Fitzgerald and one sister, Sue Hall. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC. 30907 Please visit www.mcneillfuneralhome and sign the family's personal guest book. McNeill...

Norwood Richardson Jr.

...of Emmanuel Faith Tabernacle Center. Interment will be on Friday, July 24, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Fort Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia, SC. Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Lena C. Richardson; children, Nikki Richardson, Atlanta, GA...

U.S. House moves to ban Confederate flag in federal cemeteries

...move came Tuesday evening after a brief debate on a measure funding the National Park Service, which maintains 14 national cemeteries, most of which contain graves of Civil War soldiers.The proposal by Rep. Jared Huffman, D-Calif., added...

Funeral at Columbia AME church for the Rev. Daniel Simmons, Charleston church shooting victim

...of photos of his days with his family and time as an Army veteran was displayed on the screen in the sanctuary.Simmons was to be buried later in the day at Fort Jackson National Cemetery located at the Army installation near Columbia.

South Carolina House approves bill removing Confederate flag

...by the U.S. House followed a brief debate on a measure funding the National Park Service, which maintains 14 national cemeteries, most of which contain graves of Civil War soldiers.The proposal by California Democrat Jared Huffman would...