COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Chick-fil-A locations around the country are dedicating a special area inside their restaurants to remember fallen servicemen on Memorial Day.
In Columbus, the Chick-fil-A located on Wynnton Road has a Missing Man Table to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
The Missing Man Table also called a Remembrance or Fallen Soldier Table, displays a set table covered with a white cloth accompanied by two chairs. A Bible, a single red rose, an American flag with a yellow ribbon, and candle are placed on the table.
A description of what each item represents is also featured.
The Missing Man Table not only shows that lost and missing servicemen and veterans are not forgotten, it serves as education for children and young adults to learn more about patriotism and commitment.