The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Cpl Jerry E. Jones, Sr., USMC Veteran, for his final services on Wednesday, 03 Jun 15.  Jerry went to be with the Lord on Saturday, 30 May, at his home surrounded by his family.

Services will be held at the Grisell Funeral Home, 751 3rd St., New Martinsville, WV ( beginning at 1300.

WV District Six RC Cheryl Skinner ( is the 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 re-established as Jerry is transferred from the funeral home to an 18-wheel truck after which we will escort him to his final rest in New Matamoras Cemetery, New Matamoras OH (

Upon arrival, flag line will be set again and maintained during Military graveside rites.

Weather forecast for Wednesday is for cloudy skies with temperatures in the mid-80’s and a 20% chance of showers.  Please dress and travel accordingly, ensuring you keep yourself well hydrated.

Understanding this is the middle of the work week for many, if there is any way possible, please put forth the effort to attend this most honorable mission as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another who willingly gave of himself for YOUR freedom and liberties.