The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the final services for SPC Joshua Dereck Parkison, 28, US Army Active Reserves, for his final services on Sunday, 10 June 2018. 

Joshua was a Veteran of the Iraqi War where he was a specialist in the US Army. He came home on January 26, 2018 and went into the Active Reserves. Joshua received his Army Commendation Award for all the work he did with the Al-Asad base which was a joint Iraqi & American base.  


Staging Time: 11:15

Haller Shelter

Oglebay Park

Wheeling, West Virginia 26003


 Ride Captain:

Ron Jones (ron1ok@comcast.net – 304-559-4574). 

Special Instructions:

Briefing: 1130 

Flag line in place by 1145 and maintained until the start of services at 1400. 

At the conclusion of services, flag line will be established as Joshua is moved to the hearse.  

Escort WILL be provided to Kepner Funeral Home. 

This is an outdoor shelter so please arrive as quietly as possible.  Parking space WILL be reserved by the funeral home.


Flags & Water:

Flags will not be provided 

If you have large bike flags, please bring them. 

Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own. 


Joe Cumblidge

State Captain

West Virginia Patriot Guard