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Tennison, Thruston to be honored in Saturday ceremonies

Two historical figures with Franklin County connections, Henry Clay Thruston and Josh Tennison, will be honored Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Edwards Cemetery in Mount Pleasant.

Both men are buried in the Edwards Cemetery. The Sons of the Confederacy will dedicate memorial markers for the two men, and the public is invited to attend the ceremonies.   See the April 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald to learn more about these men who will be honored.