Navy1The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Y2C William Pontious Grooms, 92, U.S. Navy Veteran of WWII for his final services and internment on Wednesday, 20 May 15.  William went to be with the Lord on Sunday, 17 May 15.

   Services will be held at the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main St., Wellsburg, WV ( beginning at 1100.

   West Virginia District 6 RC, Cheryl Skinner ( is the RCIC.  Please direct any questions to her.

   Staging will be at the funeral home at 0915.

   Mission briefing at 0930.

   Flag line will be in place at 0945 for the family’s arrival at 1000 and will be maintained until the start of services.

   Escort and internment in Franklin Cemetery at the conclusion of services.

   Weather forecast for Wednesday is for temperatures in the high 60’s with 0% chance of showers.  Please dress and travel accordingly.

   Understanding this is a work day for most, if at all possible, please try to attend as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another of America’s Greatest Generation.




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