Unaccompanied Veteran Burial to be held at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery
KILLEEN — Today, Texas Veterans Land Board Chairman George P. Bush announced that on Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. SHARP, the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas will conduct an Unaccompanied Veteran burial for Ronnie Leroy Newcomer, a United States Army Veteran.
Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery staff has coordinated with the Fort Hood Casualty Office to ensure that Newcomer will receive full military honors. If no next-of-kin presents themselves at the ceremony, the On-Site Representative of the Veterans Land Board will accept the United States flag on Newcomer’s behalf.
The Texas Veterans Land Board works with the local community and fellow Veterans service organizations to ensure that NO Veteran is EVER left behind.
Members of the Central Texas community are encouraged to attend.
Thursday, January 3rd, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. SHARP
Service for Ronnie Leroy Newcomer, U.S. Army Veteran
Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery
11463 State Highway 195, Killeen, TX 76542
Media is welcome, and we ask that you RSVP so that we can facilitate your coverage of the service. Thank you for your support of our Texas Veterans. Together as a community, we can guarantee that NO Veteran is EVER left behind.
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