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Parade Honoring Carmi World War II Veteran Turning 100 Set for Sunday

CARMI – A parade has been schedule for Sunday to honor World War II veteran James R. Endicott of Carmi. He will be turning 100 on Sept. 30.

According to the White County VFW Post 3581’s Facebook page, the parade is set to begin at 2 p.m. Sunday with the lineup in front of Carmi-White County High School. The parade will take the same route as the annual Corn Day parade.

After the parade, sandwiches and cake will be served at the VFW courtesy of the VFW, Carmi American Legion and the Patriot Riders of Illinois.