The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Jim Garrett, USMC Veteran and PGR member. Jim went to be with the Lord earlier this afternoon, 21 Jan. Jim is also the twin brother of former PA SR RC Jack Garrett, who passed away in December 2011 and brother of current PGR member Bill Garrett.

Services will be held on Monday, 23 January, at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV 26037 (

Visitation will be from 1600-1900 with services immediately following.

Staging will be at 1415 in the parking lot of the old Ariana Restaurant, 743 Main St., Follansbee. This is located just North of the funeral home.

West Virginia RC Tom Moody ( is the RCIC of this most honorable mission.

Current weather forecast for the area is for temperatures in the mid-40’s with an 80% chance of showers. Chance of showers diminishing later in the day.

There will be NO escort at this time. Interment will follow at a later date in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, PA.

Please make a concerted effort to attend this Mission of Honor as we pay Honor and Respect to one of our own.

Please visit the mission thread and post a few words of condolence to Jim, Bill and their family. Visit at: