The 2019 Confederate Memorial Day celebration will be on Sunday, 5 May at 3 p.m. It will be located at Springwood Cemetery on North Main Street, Greenville, SC.
The program will include a memorial address by Dr. Thomas W. Kendall, MD. Dr. Kendall received a Bachelor of Science in Biology with honors and distinction from Georgia State University (1972); a Doctorate of Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia (1976); and completed his family practice residency at the Greenville Hospital System (1979). He is a former president of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. Kendall and his family have provided music for many of our Memorial Services and for South Carolina and national SCV events. They have encouraged many by their support of the true history of the South.
There will be greetings by representatives of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Military Order of the Stars and Bars, Order of the Confederate Rose, and Children of the Confederacy.
There will also be special patriotic music along with military honors rendered by the 16th Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers Honor Guard.
In case of rain, services will be held at 208 Blacks Dr., Greenville, SC 29615. The public is invited.
The event will be sponsored by the 16 Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers Camp 36 of Sons of Confederate Veterans and the Museum & Library of Confederate History.