Horton Wreath Society

Albert G. Horton Jr., Memorial Veterans Cemetery Wreath Society
 
Remember the Sacrifices, Respect Our Veterans, 
Educate Future Generations

12 December 2015 

Schedule of Events

 

Albert G. Horton, Jr., Memorial Veterans Cemetery

Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS*

Looking forward to seeing Everyone in December 12, 2015***

                        0930 Brief for Wreath Laying (Front of Admin Building)

         0935 Placement of Ceremonial Row 

                        0950 Arrival of Wreaths with Escort

                        1000 Family Members Place Wreaths for Loved One 

                        1030 General Placement of the Wreaths 

                    Immediately following the General Placement of Wreaths

                       proceed to Committal Shelter for Formal Ceremony,

                                       Closing: Taps and Bagpipes

                                 *Refreshments available 0900 - 1100

**No Registration is required, just show up and help us honor our Veterans! 

***Newpaper & Photographers Representing Publications, Please check in with PAO.


Driving Directions from Norfolk & Virginia Beach

Take 264 or 64 to Bowers Hill toward Suffolk

Take 58 bypass to Suffolk

Exit right on to Pruden Boulevard (US 460) about 2.2 miles

Turn right onto Lake Prince Drive about 3.0 miles

Turn right onto Milners Rd.

Entrance will be on your left.

Driving Directions from Hampton & Newport News

Take James River Bridge

Follow US 17 and South US 258

Take right onto 258, Brewers Neck Boulevard about 2.9 miles 

Turn left onto Highway 10 Bins Church Blvd about 6.4 miles

Turn right onto Everets Rd, 

About 3 miles Turn left onto Lake Prince Drive

First left-hand Turn is Milners Rd

Driving Directions for VIP's

Exit 58 Bypass on to Highway 10, Godwin Blvd, this is the Hospital,

 Exit about 4.8 miles

Turn left onto Moore Farm Ln, about 1.3 miles

Turn left onto Everets Rd, about 2.0 miles

Turn left onto Lake Prince Dr.

Enter at the Maintenance Entrance

GPS Coordinates: N36 49.571 W76 38.531


0905 Family Members Place Wreaths for Loved One
0945 Brief for Wreath Laying ? (Front of Admin Bldg.)
1000 Placement of Ceremonial Row
1015 General Placement of the Wreaths
1130 Seating at Committal Shelter
1200 Formal Ceremony Begins
Refreshments available 0900 - 1130
0905 Family Members Place Wreaths for Loved One
0945 Brief for Wreath Laying ? (Front of Admin Bldg.)
1000 Placement of Ceremonial Row
1015 General Placement of the Wreaths
1130 Seating at Committal Shelter
1200 Formal Ceremony Begins
Refreshments available 0900 - 1130
                                                    Wreath Laying Ceremony

            

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Testimonials

  • "-Thank you and your organization for giving my family and I the opportunity to be a part of the Horton Wreath Society ceremony on Saturday. We seven were in awe of the number ..."
    -Nancy
    December 16, 2012
  • "wow is right....that was absolutely amazing!!! My sister who is buried there...she would have loved it as well."
    Karen
    Wow Also - December 2011

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