Memorial Day observance held on Livingston square

Dewain E. Peek/OCN photos

Jack Watkins, U.S. Army, and American Legion Auxiliary President Robbie Melton, foreground, along with Bill Speck, U.S. Navy, and Janie Mabrey, representing Gold Star Mothers, place memorial wreaths at the Overton County monuments honoring those who gave their lives in the service of the United States of America. A large crowd attended the Monday, May 27 Memorial Day service.