The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery will conduct an unaccompanied veteran burial for Roy Pruett, a Navy veteran, at 2 p.m. Feb. 6.

Pruett served in the Navy from January 1964 to July 1969. Lake Shore Funeral Home in Waco has coordinated with the Navy Honor Guard to ensure Pruett will receive military honors.

The Veterans Land Board works with the local community and fellow veterans’ support groups to ensure no veteran is left behind after they die. The Central Texas community is encouraged to attend.

The Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery is at 11463 State Highway 195 in Killeen.

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