Local Veterans Honored During Special Event
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Dozens of veterans were honored Tuesday by Crossroads Hospice for their service to the United States.
Veterans were presented with patriotic pins, flags, and personalized certificates, all as a thank you. Dozens of people attended the event, and Crossroads Chaplain Holly Pederson led the benediction.
One of the veterans honored explained to Local 24 why this event was so special to him.
“I really appreciate what this organization did for us today,” says Ricky Price. “Sometimes you tend to forget about your veterans and we did a lot for the country."
Price says the event made a big difference in his life.
Crossroads Hospice provides services to people experiencing terminal illnesses.