Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, was first celebrated on May 30, 1868 on an order from General John Logan. In 1882, the name was changed to Memorial Day.
James "Jimmy" Eldridge Morris of Belle Chasse, LA went to be with the Lord on Tuesday the morning of May 19, 2015 at 1:40 AM. He was 84 years old.
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