Veterans Tribute Tower Installation Underway

Preparations for installation of the Veterans Tribute Tower have begun! Stakes for the pad where the tower will be installed will be put in next week. On September 9, the new traffic circle area will be excavated and rebar laid in anticipation of the receipt and...

Canton Walmart donates $2,250 toward tower project

The Georgia National Cemetery Advisory Council thanks Canton Walmart Store #518 for its recent donation of $2,250, which will be applied toward the $385,000 Veterans Tribute Tower project. The tower, which will be installed at the entrance to the cemetery in the fall,...

Tower donation matched by afternoon

The Scott Huskins Funeral Home in Canton donated $1,000 toward the GNCAC Council’s Tribute Tower project, calling for matches from anyone in the community. The donation was matched before the end of the afternoon. Click here to learn more about the Tribute Tower...

Memorial Day Observance, May 25, 10 a.m.

Memorial Day will be observed at Georgia National Cemetery on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at the Assembly Area (across from the POW/MIA flag pole). The Cemetery’s Advisory Council has coordinated a dignified morning of activities commencing at 10 a.m. which are free...

Wreaths Across America draws largest crowd ever

Saturday, December 15, 2018 was a special day at the Georgia National Cemetery, as wreaths were laid at the foot of every headstone and in front of each columbarium wall in less than half an hour. The many hours of planning and execution by the GNC staff and...