Members of the Historic Effingham Society and Daughters of the Confederacy Effingham Hussars No. 2285 cleaned the Burgstiner Cemetery to remember the Confederate and Revolutionary soldiers buried there.
A Confederate memorial service will be held April 24 at 4 p.m. in the Guyton Cemetery in memory of the 26 soldiers there. Veterans of Effingham County also will be honored. The public is invited to attend and a reception will follow the service.