Examples of procession in a Sentence
There was a procession of children carrying candles.
The cars moved in procession to the cemetery.
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On Sept. 2, a 75th Remembrance of the Puyallup Assembly Center ceremony and procession honors the thousands of Japanese Americans sent to the fairgrounds when the U.S. government took it over for internment in 1942.
A procession and funeral service will follow at Bethany Memorial Cemetary, 10917 Dixie Highway.
A police department procession and memorial followed at the Coleraine Heritage Memorial at the administration building, 4200 Springdale Road.
Days after Clinton police officer Gary Michael was shot and killed during a traffic stop, dozens of law enforcement officers on Wednesday led a long procession returning his body to Clinton for burial.
Lewellen’s funeral drew large attendance from his hometown, as people stood on the side of the road for a 40-mile procession to a veterans cemetery in Jacksonville, Mo.
At 3 p.m. Saturday, July 15, the public, as well as members of the Jane Austen Society who are dressed in Regency attire, will reenact a mourning procession to establish the world record.
Hollywood Has a Bad-Movie Problem—David Sims asserts that domestic audiences are rejecting this summer’s procession of tired sequels, and international grosses won’t be enough to keep studios afloat forever.
A celebration of McFadden's life will be at 9:10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home chapel, with a procession to Holy Family Catholic Church in Shorewood.
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