PURCELLVILLE, Va. MAY 22, 2019— The Town of Purcellville encourages all citizens to come out to honor our Fallen Veterans on Memorial Day, Monday May 27th, 2019. The ceremony will begin at 11:45 a.m. at Purcellville Town Hall, 221 South Nursery Ave. Details about the ceremony are below.
Purcellville Town Hall
Welcome by the Mayor
Remarks by guest speaker, Gunnery Sergeant Kent Murray, United States Marine Corps, Retired (2010)
Remarks by Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (VA-10)
Procession to the Tear Drop
American Legion presents military wreaths
Families of the Fallen present local hero wreaths
American Legion gives a 21-gun salute
American Legion raises the American flag
Moment of silence
Purcellville Mayor Fraser reads a proclamation
Closing remarks by Mayor Fraser
Please note: Traffic will be diverted in the area of the teardrop intersection from approximately 11:55 AM – 12:05 PM to honor our Fallen. This will impact traffic on Main Street from Hatcher Avenue to 21st Street and from Nursery Avenue and 20th Street onto Main Street.