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Memorial Day Ceremony

Veterans Memorial
2501 Homestead Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Dates: May 31, 2021
Time: 7:45 AM to 8:30 AM

Program will be: Call to Order - James Merritt, United States Army, Posting of Colors - Orange County Sheriff's Color Guard, Invocation - Lee Heavlin, Master Chief Petty Officer, US Navy (Retired); Vietnam, Korea Defense, Pledge of Allegiance, Welcome - James Merritt, Special Recognitions | Gold Star Families, Military - Renee A. Price, Chair, Board of County Commissioners, Orange County, Acknowledgments | Elected Officials, Dignitaries - Barbara M. Foushee, Mayor Pro-Tem, Town of Carrboro, Introduction of Guest Speaker - David Chandler, United States Air Force, Persian Gulf, Memorial Day Address - Nick Palmisciano, Founder of Ranger Up, Former United States Army Infantry Officer, Laying of the Wreath - Nick Palmisciano and Bruce Runberg, Update on Memorial - Bruce Runberg, Captain, United States Navy (Retired), Vietnam, Taps - Edward H. Gill. In case of rain: Memorial will be held at Southern Human Services Center or the Seymour Center.