Sylvania Cemetery in Ward will have a Decoration Day on Sunday, May 14.

The cemetery is located at 2419 Hwy 321 North and cemetery board board members will be on hand and available to answer questions or to provide assistance.

For more information, call Dearl Dixon at 501-605-7831 or Larry Hollaman at 501-605-2160

“It will actually start during the week,” Dixon said. “People will start coming on Tuesday or Wednesday but we’ve always had ‘Decoration Day’ set on Mother’s Day, so that’s why it is Sunday.”

Dixon added that the gates will be open to allow people to come and go as they need to.