The grieving process at Fort Hood overgunfire that claimed 13 lives will include a formal memorialservice with President Barack Obama.
Lt. Gen. Robert Cone on Monday announced a "traditional"memorial service will begin at 1 p.m. CST Tuesday. The postcommander says the program will include prayers, speakers, Bibleverses, a sermon, music, a roll call of names of the dead, plus a21-gun salute.
The suspect in Thursday's shootings, Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, waswounded by civilian police and was in stable condition Monday atBrooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio.
Cone says counseling and additional recovery services areavailable to troops, civilians and others.
Cone says the "entire resources at the United States Army areat the disposal of Fort Hood and its population to help deal withthe impact of this event."Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times