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Federal Funding Received for Future Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at Parkers Crossroads

Friday, September 09, 2016 | 6:13pm

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Services Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder today announced the state received nearly $6 million dollars in federal funding from the National Cemetery Administration (NCA) for the construction of the future Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at Parkers Crossroads.

The 132-acre cemetery will be located at 693 Wildersville Road and will serve more than 45,000 veterans and their families within 17 counties in west Tennessee. 

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