The Alexander County Veterans Committee held their annual Memorial Day Service Sunday. The event was held on the Courthouse Lawn in Taylorsville.
This year Seven Alexander County Soldiers who died in the Vietnam War were honored.
Air Force Captain Eugene Thomas Meadows of Hiddenite: 1940-1966
Army Specialist Bobbie Maxsen Auton of Taylorsville: 1942-1967
Marine Lance Corporal Robert Blaine Daniels of Taylorsville: 1946-1967
Army Specialist Lunas Jonas Daniels of Taylorsville: 1946-1968
Army Private First Class Robert Gerald Jolly of Millersville Community: 1948-1968
Army Sergeant Robert Gary Hayes of Hiddenite: 1948-1969
Navy Seaman Terry Wayne Deal of Taylorsville: 1951-1972