A proper burial is scheduled July 19 for a previously unknown Korean War veteran.

Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton will handle the funeral services of 19-year-old Private 1st Class James Cletuis Williams, who was killed in action in Korea on July 20, 1950.

Funeral services and burial will be at 1 p.m. July 19 at Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery-West with full military honors.

Williams will arrive at the Nashville International Airport on July 17 and be escorted to Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home in preparation for the service.

He was previously buried as a Korean War Unknown in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii. Through exhaustive investigative efforts, PFC Williams was successfully identified in 2018, the release states.

Anyone who would like to pay respect to Williams can pick up an American flag in his honor at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home, 700 Country Club Lane, and take part in the services by displaying the flags along the procession route.

The procession will begin at noon July 19, leaving from the funeral home and going east on Country Club Lane to Fort Campbell Boulevard. The procession will then go south on Fort Campbell Boulevard to the Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery-West.

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