Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for AD3 Samuel B, Elyard, U.S.Navy who went to be with the Lord.  It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of an American Hero.  Mr Elyard was a veteran of the U.S. Navy from 1947 to 1951.  The Davis Funeral Home in Nutter Fort WV will be Handling the Funeral arrangements for this Mission, with Internment at the West Virginia National Cemetery in Grafton WV.  His family has requested that the PGR join them in Honoring their loved one at his funeral service and Burial on Friday, Feburary 19, 2016

Funeral Services will be Friday, Feburary 19,2016 beginning at 10:00 AM. At the Davis Funeral Home, 124 Olen Thomas Drive, Rt. 98 Nutter Fort WV.


Will be at McDonalds on Rt 98  (Located right beside the Funeral Home)

Directions:  From North and South on Interstate I-79 get off at the Clarksburg exit, proceed toward Clarksburg, get off at the Joyce street exit.  Turn Left and go 3 miles to the Intersection of Rt 98, turn right at the light and McDonalds is on the Right side of the road.

Staging Time will be no later then 8:30 AM.  KSU at 8:45 AM.

Flag Line will be in place NO LATER THEN 9:00 AM and will be maintained until the start of services.  PGR and WV State Police will escort from the Funeral Home to the National Cemetery.

Please bring your 3×5 flags if you have them.

Weather forecast indicates 56 Degrees, with 24 degrees in the morning, so dress appropriately.  Bikes and cages are welcome for this mission.

WV Ride Captain Jerry Toothman ( is the RCIC for this Mission of Honor.

Jerry Toothman

Ride Captain

District 4