June 10 – Cumming, GA
The Robert Forsyth and Piedmont Chapters of the Sons of the American Revolution hosted a Flag Retirement Ceremony on Saturday June 10, 9:00AM at Ingrams Funeral Home in Cumming.
The Robert Forsyth & Piedmont Chapters collected approximately 2000 United States flags over the past year. The flags were collected by members of the SAR and from flag collection boxes placed in Home Depot stores in Cumming, Dawsonville, Alpharetta and Roswell. The flag collection boxes are located in the front of each store.
The ceremony was attended by members of the SAR chapters. the Georgia Society Color Guard and Militia, along with members of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Children of the American Revolution and the American Legion. At the conclusion of the ceremony, the flags were incinerated by Ingrams Funeral Home.