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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Welcome to the Forest Lawn East Cemetery 's Wreaths Across America Page. 

On Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 12:00 PM, Wreaths Across America will be at Forest Lawn East 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 Forest Lawn East Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

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Sponsor Wreaths

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

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Volunteer

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

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Invite

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


Wreaths Across America's "Trucking Tributes" Presents Total Transportation of Mississippi, LLC.

John said he first learned about the Wreaths Across America to remember, honor and teach about five years ago by word-of-mouth through US Xpress....

For The 82nd Airborne Division Association the Mission is a Mindset and It's Personal

According to Mike, chapter members do “grave specific” requests for folks who sponsor wreaths through them, and they do their best to provide photos for those who cannot attend the wreath-laying ceremony in person. They also encourage Gold Star families to join them in Section 60 as they lay the wreaths and say their names....

36 recent news items exist. Click "View All News" to see them all....

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In Honor Of
by Patti Brock

In honor of my Hero Gene Brock. Love you Daddy.
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Memory
by Nancy H.

I remember my Dad and want to remember him in this way. Thanks to Wreaths Across America.
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A Tribute
Thank you for your service & sacrifice to our country. We can never pay any of you.

Ceremony Details

Location Information

Forest Lawn East Cemetery (NCFLEM)
3700 Forest Lawn Dr
Matthews, NC 28104

756
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Saturday, December 14, 2019
12:00 PM

Karen R.

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 Forest Lawn East 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.
  • Ceremonies around the world will be starting at the same moment, so please be on time.
  • 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

AXA Cares Charlotte (NC0217)

Welcome to AXA Cares Charlotte (NC0217)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Forest Lawn East 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!

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Forest Lawn East Cemetery (NC0118)

Welcome to Forest Lawn East Cemetery (NC0118)! Our location fundraising group is proud to support Forest Lawn East 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!

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