The Restland Funeral Home and Cemetery will host its 79th annual Memorial Day Celebration today to honor veterans who died while serving the country.
From 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the funeral home will host a lunch at the home’s Abbey Lawn. There will be military exhibits from World War I and II, Korea, Vietnam and more.
Then from 1 to 3 p.m., the home will host its program in the Field of Honor, Dallas’ oldest designated veterans burial garden. State Rep. Collin Allred will be the guest speaker for the event. And the memorial service will conclude with the laying of a wreath by Gold Star mothers.