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Remembering a Hero

Saturday, July 9, 2011

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The American flag flew at half-staff Friday at the Owen Community Bank in Cloverdale in honor of fallen Cloverdale soldier SPC.E-4 James A. Waters, the 21-year-old son of Garry and Valerie Waters. Cloverdale officials have asked that flags in their town to be lowered to half-staff on Saturday in his honor. The soldier's body was returned to Indiana from Dover (Del.) Air Force Base Friday afternoon with a hearse-led procession taking it from the Indianapolis Airport to Jessen Funeral Home in Whiteland. Funeral services were scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday at Whiteland High School.


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I would hope that all the flags in Putnam County are lowered as well.

-- Posted by purple_heat on Sat, Jul 9, 2011, at 10:23 AM

It's pretty sad that Cloverdale officials asked everyone to lower their flag and they couldn't even do it themselves at the town hall.

-- Posted by clovertrueviews on Sat, Jul 9, 2011, at 11:55 AM

Mine was lower!!!

-- Posted by dcsaiht on Sun, Jul 10, 2011, at 10:33 AM

Why couldn't the photo had more flag and less Bank sign (especially the printed newspaper)?

-- Posted by do-read on Sun, Jul 10, 2011, at 4:02 PM


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