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2024 So Far
3,191 Wreaths Sponsored
102.6% Over Our Goal!
Exceeded by 1,616 Wreaths!
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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony), Wreaths Across America will be at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes and the act of saying the name of each and every veteran aloud.

Please help our location lay wreaths at as many graves as possible by clicking the red "Sponsor" button. Or, if you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, please click the “Volunteer” button next to the cemetery name below, and don't forget to click the "Invite" button to invite your friends and family to join you. 

Thank you so much for supporting Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

Sponsor Wreaths

Click "Sponsor Wreaths" to sponsor a wreath and help us reach our goal of honoring every veteran at the cemetery.

Volunteer

Click here if you would like to participate in the wreath laying ceremony on Wreaths Day at the cemetery.

Invite

Click here to spread the word encourage your friends to sponsor, volunteer or keep up with our news.

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Truckload Carriers Association Announces Participation in Wreaths Across America’s Truckloads of Remembrance

The association’s effort will honor and remember our nation’s veterans who were laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery while providing resources for its TCA Scholarship Fund.

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In Memoriam
by Beth A. for John Allen Park, Sr., Air Force, Honored by Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery

Our beloved father and grandfather, we miss you always. Love, Your family

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In Memoriam
by Jamie Whittington for Robert Whittington, Air Force, A/2C P, Born 03/24/38, Passed On 06/21/23, Honored by Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery

In loving memory I would like to wish each one a very Merry Christmas and to say you will never be forgotten. We love each one of you.

Check out 20 "Remember" recent messages from our supporters. Click "View Remember Wall" to see them all.

Location Information

MSMSVM - Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery
248 Honor Circle
Newton, MS 39345, United States

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December 14, 2024 at 11:00 am (Wreath Placement Immediately Following Ceremony)

Terry Tyler, Pamela Thornton

Directions to Cemetery

Navigation systems do an adequate job finding the cemetery. When you arrive, please follow the people and signs to the site of the ceremony itself.

Parking Instructions

There is plenty of parking at this cemetery, so feel free to park in any available spot.

Ceremony and Volunteer Information

We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Please do not forget to register to volunteer! That way you will get all updates about the cemetery itself.

Here are some things to remember about the ceremony:

  • Everyone of all ages and backgrounds is welcome.
  • Please help ensure that all participants get the opportunity to place a wreath.
  • Please follow the location coordinators instructions on where to place wreaths, as well as "how" they should be placed.
  • We especially appreciate volunteers willing to help clean-up. Please check in with the location coordinator if you are interested in helping with the clean-up.

The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the ceremony and thank you so much for help Wreaths achieve our mission to remember, honor and teach.

Local Groups Supporting Us

MS0028 - Friends of Mississippi Veterans

Welcome to MS0028 - Friends of Mississippi Veterans! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

Vulcan Materials Company

Welcome to Vulcan Materials Company! Our location Sponsorship Group is proud to support Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home and Gardens in Birmingham and to help honor and remember as many veterans as possible. Please click "View" to learn more about our effort and then click "Volunteer" to join us for National Wreaths Across America Day. Thank you so much!

7 groups support us. Click "View Our Groups" to see them all.