Members of the Camp Moore Camp No. 1223, Sons of Confederate Veterans, cleaned the Gunn Cemetery in Loranger on April 8.

Volunteers helping with the cleanup were Cmdr. Hardy Arnold, 2nd Lt. Ben Hudspeth, Ben Hudspeth Jr, Chaplain Will Karr, Treasurer Cassidy Cox and Robin Mizell.

The Gunn Cemetery is the final resting place of the Hudspeths' Confederate ancestor Pvt. Jackson J. Gill, Co. G, 4th LA Infantry/Co. E, 3rd (Wingfield's) Cavalry. This is one of the services the organization performs to honor its ancestors.

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