May 28, 2018, 11 a.m.
The ceremonies are conducted by the Columbia Foot Dragoons and the Columbia Grenadine Belles. Information: 209-532-8673
Memorial Day services are held in the old Veterans section at the
Columbia Cemetery. The ceremony takes about 20 minutes. There will be
prayers, information on Memorial Day, the Battle Hymn of the Republic and a
salute to those buried in this section.
Columbia's historic cemetery regularly features docent tours and Stories in Stone events chronicling the lives of early settlers buried in the cemetery.