Dolly Parton and Jennifer Lopez lead Memorial Day tributes

Derrick Santistevan

Dolly Parton, Jennifer Lopez, and Reese Witherspoon are amongst the stars saluting U.S. servicemen and women online in honour of America’s Memorial Day vacation.

A host of stars took to social media on Monday to commemorate past and present members of the militaries, with nation music icon Dolly blazing a trail.

“Today, we thank and honor those who have sacrificed everything for our country,” she shared. “Happy #MemorialDay!”

J.Lo was likewise feeling patriotic as she posted, “Today, #LetsGetLoud for our heroes! We honor all those who served our amazing country and made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. #HappyMemorialDay”.

“Remembering the brave servicemen and women who sacrificed everything to keep us safe. Your memory lives on forever,” composed Reese Witherspoon, while her Little Fires All over co-star Kerry Washington referenced stay-at-home orders throughout the continuous coronavirus pandemic as she kept in mind, “This #MemorialDay, we’re being asked to engage in sacrifices to protect each other’s lives. But while the parades may be canceled, let’s remember the courage required of those brave souls who have given the ultimate sacrifice fighting for our freedoms. Let’s honor them today.”

Kardashian/Jenner family matriarch Kris Jenner, Avengers star Jeremy Renner, and vocalist Paula Abdul likewise shared their appreciation on the U.S. bank vacation, as did Jada Pinkett Smith, who added, “In honor of Memorial Day and every Man and Woman who has served our country. Thank you.”

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