Among the speakers were Brig. Gen. LeAnne Burch, Vietnam veteran and former state American Legion commander Houston Berryman, World War II veteran P.Q. Gardner, Drew County Judge Robert Akin and Monticello Mayor Allen Maxwell.
Following the service, First Baptist Church hosted a luncheon for the veterans. At the luncheon, Gen. LeAnne Burch, of Monticello, made tributary remarks and the Drew Central High School Madrigals and the Drew Central Junior High Boys Choir presented musical tributes.
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