NewsLocal News

Actions

Mayor presides over homeless memorial service on Friday

Ceremonies will take place at 7 a.m.
Homeless services held on Friday at Sherrill Veteran's Memorial Park
Posted at 5:04 AM, Dec 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-17 07:18:16-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The national Homeless Persons' Memorial sunrise service is scheduled to happen at Sherrill Veterans Memorial Park at 7 a.m. Friday.

Mayor Paulette Guajardo will read the names of the city's homeless that have died while they were unsheltered this year.

There will also be a bagpiper providing music and a brief prayer to honor the lives lost.