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BECKLEY (WVVA) -- Blue Ridge funeral home hosted a Memorial Day event Sunday to honor, veterans, first responders and all lost loved ones.

The ceremony included food, song, guest speakers, the American Legion Color Guard and a dove release.

Organizers estimate between 400 and 500 people came to the event.  They say the ceremony was not only to remember their death, but celebrate their life and their fight for American safety and freedom. 

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