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Russell Pays Tribute

2014 Memorial Day 1Russell held it's annual Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 26 at the Russell City Cemetery.

More than 100 people attended the program, which focused on honoring those who gave their lives fighting for our nation's freedom.

Wayne Grabbe served as master of ceremonies. Jenny Conn sang the national anthem. Russell boy scout troop 118 gave the pledge of allegiance. Mike Waymaster recited the Gettysburg Address. Trinity United Methodist Church Pastor John Thompson gave the invocation. New VFW Post 6240 Commander Lee Keffer was the guest speaker.

Below are a few pictures from Monday's ceremony.

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