Council on Aging honors veterans _lowres

Photo provided by Brenda Gardner -- East Feliciana Parish Council on Aging Director Brenda Gardner, left, presents American flags on Nov. 11 to veterans, from left, Lloyd LeBlanc, Army; Joseph Littlejohn, Navy; and Hosea Sensley, Army.

The East Feliciana Parish Council on Aging honored three area seniors on Veterans Day for their service in the U.S. armed forces.

Brenda Gardner, Council on Aging director, presented each veteran with an American flag to display at his home.

Honored were Lloyd LeBlanc, Army 82nd Airborne Division, who served from 1944 to 1946 during World War II; Joseph Littlejohn, Navy fireman, who served 1950 to 1954 in the Korean War; and Hosea Sensley, an Army corporal, who served from 1953 to 1957 in the Korean War.

“Thank you for your service, bravery, hard work and dedication to our country,” Gardner told the veterans.