Satellite Beach in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
In Memory of Percy L. Hedgecock
1916 - 1987
Percy's beliefs and legacy to each of us:
God put us on this earth to help others.Most of us would like to do great things, but very few are willing to make the personal sacrifices necessary to accomplish them. Percy L. Hedgecock was one man who gladly made these sacrifices.
Have faith that God is good.
Lead by example.
Help those less fortunate.
Don't quit when you believe in something.
Cultivate youth - provide facilities and means to increase each one's potential.
Be honest - honest government is possible.
Accept a man's word as his bond.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1957.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Satellite Beach FL 32937, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Winter-Time Ais Indian Town of Pentoaya (approx. 2 miles away); The Freedom Tree (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Flavor of Freedom (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named The Freedom Tree (approx. 2.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); The William H. Gleason House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Corner of Highland and Law Street (approx. 3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 19, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,466 times since then and 77 times this year. Last updated on October 30, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 19, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.