Even though David Day and his wife used to live in a Roanoke townhouse overlooking the cemetery where his great-grandfather is buried, he never knew much about the Civil War soldier.
An estimated 4000 war veterans have been buried at Roanoke’s Evergreen Burial Park over the last 150 years
This Memorial Day weekend, there was a program held to remember the veterans from all American wars.
The Roanoke Times featured Evergreen Memorial Trust in an article revealing the affect winter weather has on funeral services. Read the Full article in the link below.