The family of Jerry Baldwin, USMC veteran, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand in silent honor for Jerry at his final services. Jerry tragically died unexpectedly on Tuesday night in Charleston. He was only 35 years old, and leaves behind twin boys.
Staging location: Cunningham-Parker-Johnson Funeral Home, 1325 W. Washington Street, Charleston, WV.
(park in rear lot)
Staging time: 1130-1145 with mission brief @ 1150. Flag line will be in place by 1200. The service begins at 1300hrs.
We will stand the flag line for one hour prior to the service. At the conclusion of the service, we will be providing escort to the cemetery, Sissonville Memorial Gardens, https://tinyurl.com/bsrfboc. If your bike/cage is equipped to safely fly flags at funeral procession speeds, please come prepared to do so. The distance from the funeral home to the cemetery is approximately 14 miles, on a secondary road (Route 21). Please remember your 3×5 flags, and travel safely to the mission. If you have questions, contact the ride captain.
Ken Helmbright, RCIC