The premier issue of the FCCPA issue will be published in September of 2015. The newsletter will have a short article on recent Preservations Projects such as the clean-up of the Trammell Cemetery in Vienna completed by FCCPA. Other topics will include articles of notable men and women who are buried in Fairfax County and ways that we can all help preserve our cemeteries.
Recent and future projects for the Association:
- May 9 – Assisted in the clean-up of Pleasant Grove Cemetery located on Lewinsville Rd.
- May 9 – Cleaned the gravestone of Rev. William Watters (1751 – 1827). Rev. Watter was the first native itenerant Methodist preacher in America
- May 23 and May 30 at 9 AM – Placement (5/23) and Removal (5/30) of American flags at the graves in the Alexandria National Cemetery
- June 6 at 10 AM – Survey of Woodlawn Cemetery located near Fort Belvoir
- June 24 at 10 AM – Survey of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Cemetery on Lincolnia Rd