The family of US Army veteran, Larry Edward Watts, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand in honor and respect for their loved one at his final services, this Saturday, 8 August 2015, in Milton, WV. This mission will consist of a flag line during the visitation, escort to the cemetery upon conclusion of the service (escort route is less than 2 miles), and a flag line during the interment service at the cemetery. Staging information is as follows:

Staging time: 1300 w/ mission brief at 1315, flag line in place by 1330

Service: 1500. Our participation for Sunday will end at this point.

Staging location: Wallace Funeral Home, Milton, WV, 1760 Midland Trail, Milton, WV (

Temp RCIC: Dave Shaffer

Interment:  Donel C. Kinard Veterans Cemetery, 130 Academy Rd., Dunbar, WV (

Those who are available on Monday morning, are invited to meet at the front gate of the Donel C. Kinard State Veteran’s Cemetery in Institute, WV and provide escort into the cemetery for the interment service for Mr. Watts. We will stand up a flag line during the service at the cemetery.

To get to the cemetery, get off I-64 at the Institute exit (exit 50) and follow the signs to the WV State Police Academy and Donel C. Kinard Veteran’s Cemetery.

Staging time: 1015-1030, we will meet the family and hearse as they arrive at the cemetery entrance

Service: 1100
RCIC: Buddy Palla


Buddy Palla

WVPG ASC-south


Milton, WV 25541