The VFW OId Capitol Post 3862 Auxiliary placed wreaths at 235 veterans' graves on Saturday as part of the Wreaths Across America program. From left to right are: Jana Oldham, auxiliary secretary; Tammy England, secretary; Shane England; Jan Evans, senior vice commander; and Carmen Elder. Also helping were Post 3862 Commander Terry Oldham and Chaplain Gene Beckman. Anyone wishing to have a wreath placed on a veteran's grave may contact the VFW. The auxiliary accepts donations for the wreaths year-round, and it is currently taking donations for a small shed in which to store the wreaths.
Jan Evans, senior vice commander of the VFW Old Capitol Post 3862 Auxiliary, lays out wreaths at tombstones in the Veterans' Plot at Fairlawn Cemetery. The auxiliary put out 235 wreaths on Saturday as part of the national Wreaths Across America program.