Photo: Special to The Star
Harold Davis of Heflin was honored May 21 by the Major General Patrick R. Cleburne Chapter 2632. He was presented a World War II Cross of Military Service and also a Korean War National Defense Medal in appreciation of his service in the U.S. Army as a Sergeant. He is a lineal descendant of Charles Venable who served in Company A 41st Georgia Infantry during the War Between the States.
The military bestowal ceremony was held at the Ayers Auditiorium of the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County. Lynda Lowery of Heflin and Jo Howard of Oxford presented the awards. His sons, Steve Davis and Donald Davis, were present at the event.