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Vietnam Vet Gets Farewell Wish

You have an opportunity this weekend to help fulfill a dying wish for a local veteran.

Vietnam Veteran Henry Cates is in hospice care and his family and caregivers say, he has less than a month to live. Cates has asked to play on stage one more time, and a local band is making that happen.

You can be part of the crowd. The concert for Henry Cates with the local band Trainwreck is this Sunday at 7pm at Tie Breakers in Greenville. The concert is free.

United Hospice says the concert is part of the Farewell Dreams Program, which fulfills wishes for people in hospice care. Cates has suffered a long time, he was injured in a chemical weapon attack in Vietnam.


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