May 22, 2010
The Virginia Department of Veterans Services has announced details of two Memorial Day ceremonies in the state.
Retired Marine Maj. Gen. Tony Corwin will be the guest speaker at the Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Amelia on May 31. Corwin served as director of expeditionary warfare before retiring and joining the law firm of Blank and Rome, where he focuses on defense and national security issues.
In Suffolk, WAVY news anchor and Navy veteran Kerri Furey will be the guest speaker at the Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery. State Sen. Louise Lucas of Portsmouth also will speak at the May 31 ceremony.