May 11, 2016
U.S. Marine Sgt. Ian Tawney’s mother, Theda Tawney, center holding flag, looks over the unveiled sign at the newly dedicated park named after her son on Saturday. A large crowd gathered at the park near Main Street and Walnut Avenue in Dallas for the ceremony, which included the Marines, the Patriot Riders and Dallas Fire & EMS. The park was named after the city of Dallas held a poll for citizens to vote on suggested names.