Memorial service honors Mid-South first responders who gave their lives

Memorial service honors Mid-South first responders who gave their lives

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memorial Park Funeral Home & Cemetery hosted a memorial ceremony to honor first responders who lost their lives in the line of duty.

Among the agencies that were remembered were Memphis Police Department, Memphis Fire Department, Shelby County Sheriff's Office, DeSoto County Sheriff's Office, Tipton County Sheriff's Office. Arkansas State Police, West Memphis Police Department and several others.

Memphis Police Director Mike Rallings, Shelby County Sheriff Floyd Bonner and Memphis Fire Department Chief Gina Sweat were all on hand to read off the names of first responders their departments have lost in the line of duty.

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