REMEMBER the sacrifice of the Fallen. . . HONOR their Service. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.
Welcome to the Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery's Wreaths Across America Page.
On December 18, 2021 at 11:00 am, our Wreaths Across America Program will be held at Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery to Remember and Honor our veterans through the laying of Remembrance wreaths on the graves of our country's fallen heroes.
This program is driven by volunteers and made possible by the heartfelt financial support of individual patriots. Please check out any or all of our sponsorship groups listed at the bottom of this page. Your wreath sponsorship funds go further by clicking any group specific RED "Sponsor" button to help us reach our goal of honoring ALL our fallen veterans. Your participation is deeply appreciated.
We are honored to accept Grave Specific Requests but please help us out by getting all information correct.
- Please make sure you have chosen the correct cemetery
- Please give us the full proper name of your hero. No nicknames.
- It is very helpful to have the date or at least the year of the heroes passing.
- Please give us the Section, Row and Marker number if you are able.
- If you have any questions, please contact Gino at 931-556-2340 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
-If you prefer to write a check for your Grave Specific Request, please make checks payable to Wreaths Across America, and mail to Gino Giambelluca at 91 Appleton Road, Five Points, TN, 38457.
Thanks for your cooperation, this helps us get everything right! Please don't wait until the last minute! You will never be too early. We accept donations and grave specific requests all year long!!
Thank you so much for supporting Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!
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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 InstructionsThere will be volunteers directing cars to where they need to park. Please follow their instruction and do not park in the grass by the side of the road. Thank You.
Ceremony and Volunteer Information
We are happy that you are willing to help with our Wreath Across America ceremony at Middle Tennessee State Veterans 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:
December 18th, the cemetery gates open at 9am. We will have a designated parking area on the grass (weather permitting) or volunteers may park along the sections of the cemetery.
Family and friends who have purchased a grave specific wreath may formally place their wreath(s) between 9-10am before the ceremony. The wreaths will be pre-placed at specific headstones in plastic bags the day before. ***Only designated wreaths will be placed before 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 in January.
The most important thing to remember is to have a wonderful experience participating in the event and thank you so much for helping achieve our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach.