REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- A U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command employee retired after a quarter of a century of service.

Debra Williams, who works in SMDC's G-6 office, retired from federal civilian service during a ceremony at the command's Redstone Arsenal headquarters Aug. 22.

During the ceremony, Williams received the Superior Civilian Service Award, a certificate of appreciation, an American flag, a three-star note, and a certificate of retirement and pin.