The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial for Arvil Elrod Jr., a Marine Corps veteran, at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13.
Elrod served in the Marine Corps from August 1969 to August 1970. W.H. Littles & Sons Funeral Home in Waco has coordinated with the Marine Corps Honor Guard to ensure he will receive military honors.
The Veterans Land Board works with the local community and veterans support groups to ensure that no veteran is ever left behind after they pass away. The Central Texas community is encouraged to attend.
The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery is at 11463 State Highway 195 in Killeen.