Wreaths Across America 2019

This year on National Wreaths Across America Day (observed Saturday morning, December 14, 2019), Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, will need to fund and place over 16,000 wreaths to honor all of our veterans and military families who rest there. Everyone must play...

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...

Georgia National Cemetery Honors Vietnam Veterans

Canton, Georgia – March 25, 2017 – In a celebration and commemoration of veterans of the Vietnam era, three of their own — Ginny Dornheggen, John Blairs, and Steve Masak — spoke to a crowd of nearly 200 attendees. See above for scenes from the...

Honoring Vietnam Vets on March 25

The Georgia National Cemetery was established as a resting place of honor for veterans of all wars and their families. In that vein, a ceremony recognizing Vietnam veterans will be held on March 25, 2017, beginning at 11:00 a.m. If you are a Vietnam veteran, please...

Wreaths Across America Once Again a Success!

Because of the generosity of our donors and the participation of literally hundreds of folks who came out for the ceremony, we were once again able this year to decorate every headstone in the cemetery with a wreath. Thank you once again from the Georgia National...