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.