Benton “Benny” Connor, USA Vietnam – Oak Hill/Beckley, WV – 22 Jul 19

Benton "Benny" Connor, USA Vietnam - Oak Hill/Beckley, WV - 22 Jul 19

July 22, 2019

SHORT NOTICE - Honor Mission
Benton "Benny" Connor
USA - Vietnam
Oak Hill/Beckley, West Virginia - 07-22-19
The family of SP4 Benton “Benny” Connor, U.S. Army, Vietnam Veteran, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand in Honor and Respect during his final services on Monday, 22 July. Benny went to be with the Lord on Thursday, 18 July.
Staging Time: 11:30 AM
Tyree Funeral Home
999 Jones Avenue
Oak Hill, West Virginia 25901

Ride Captain:
WV ASC-South Pat Hanifin (patnpath@frontier.com) is the RCIC.
Special Instructions:
Staging will be at the funeral home at 11:30 AM.

Mission briefing at 11:45 AM.

Flag line will be in place NLT 12:00 PM and maintained until the start of services.

At the conclusion of services, flag line will be set for his dignified transfer to the hearse for his final journey.

Escort will be provided to Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5251 Robert C Byrd Dr, Beckley, WV 25801 (https://tinyurl.com/yxovv6q3), a distance of approximately 11 miles.

Flag line will be set and maintained for the duration of graveside services.

Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided

Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.

Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Susan Whitlatch
Position: West Virginia Mission Submitter
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Tyree Funeral Home
999 Jones Avenue
Oak Hill, WV 25901

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