The city of Southfield will
commemorate Memorial Day on Friday, May 24 at 9 a.m. on the front steps
of Southfield City Hall, 26000 Evergreen Road.
The program will include remarks from
Mayor Brenda L. Lawrence, Major General Gregory Vadnais – the Adjutant
General of Michigan and Director of Military and Veterans’ Affairs, and
Daniel Brightwell, president of the Southfield Veterans Commission. The
ceremony will also include a presentation of colors; 21-Gun Salute;
Southfield-Lathrup High School Advanced Choir performance; and the
playing of "Taps." Pastor Larry Jordan of Family Victory Fellowship
Church will provide the invocation and benediction. Light refreshments
will be available in City Hall following the ceremony.
For more information, contact Southfield Community Relations at (248) 796-5130.