The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for A1C Thomas Vincent, U.S. Air Force Veteran, for his final services and internment on Friday, 12 Jun 15.

Services will be held at the Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, WV (https://tinyurl.com/p8wu63m) beginning at 1300.

WV District 4 RC Mike “Boonie” Jarvis (dolittle202@gmail.com) is the designated RCIC of this most honorable mission.

Staging will be at the funeral home at 1130.

Mission brief at 1145.

Flag line will be in place NLT 1200 and maintained until start of services.

At the conclusion of services, flag line will be reestablished as Thomas is moved to the hearse for his final journey to Grandview Memorial Gardens, approximately 4 miles from the funeral home.

Upon arrival, flag line will be set and maintained as he is moved to the burial site, for graveside services.

Weather forecast is for partly cloudy skies with temperatures in the low 90’s and a 60% chance of sunshine.  Please dress and travel accordingly, ensuring you keep yourself well hydrated.

Please make a concerted effort to attend as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another of our native sons who so willingly gave of his time for YOUR freedom and liberty.



Fairmont, WV 26554