All veterans qualify for military funeral honors and many veteran benefits, regardless of their rank or the place of burial.
The following groups are also eligible for military honors:
- Military members on active duty or in the Selected Reserve.
- Former military members who served on active duty and departed under conditions other than dishonorable.
- Former military members who completed at least one term of enlistment or a period of initial obligated service in the Selected Reserve, and who departed under conditions other than dishonorable.
- Former military members discharged from the Selected Reserve due to a disability incurred or aggravated in the line of duty.
Personalized Complete Care
Our staff is experienced in completing the necessary paperwork involved, and gladly takes the responsibility to do so – relieving the family of this burdensome task.
We at Usrey Funeral Home are completely committed to providing families of the veterans in our community with unsurpassed service.
Burial in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo
The Veterans Administration recently opened a National Cemetery in Montevallo, Alabama. It currently has space for casketed and cremated remains. It is located at:
Alabama National Cemetery
3133 Highway 119
Montevallo, AL 35115
Phone: (205) 665-9039
FAX: (205) 665-7790
Please call our offices for further information, or you may contact the cemetery administration directly.