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Honor Mission
Billy Freeman, Retired
USA – ANG,  WoT
Newbern, Tennessee – 01-30-20 – 01-31-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Our great State of Tennessee and the people of Newbern have lost another Veteran Hero, Sergeant First Class Billy Freeman, 67, passed January 25th.  He proudly served our great nation in the US Army and retired from the National Guard with 24 years, 3 months, and 9 days service.  SFC Freeman served in Iraq during Operation Enduring Freedom.  He was also a member of the 173rd Ranger Battalion.  The family has invited the Patriot Guard Riders to honor SFC Freeman and the service he rendered to this Great Nation and we are proud to honor him and his service.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01-30-20
Staging: 3:30 PM

Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, Tennessee 38059
https://goo.gl/maps/yhQ6s46ZcpGoX18h7

Ride Captain:

Alvin McPherson
731-413-6514
atmcpherson@hotmail.com

Special Instructions:

Visitation: 4:00 – 7:00 PM, Honor flag-line.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 01-31-20
Staging: 10:30 AM

Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, Tennessee 38059
https://goo.gl/maps/yhQ6s46ZcpGoX18h7

Ride Captain:

Alvin McPherson
731-413-6514
atmcpherson@hotmail.com

Special Instructions:

Flag-line: 11:00 AM, until the beginning of the service at 12:00 PM. Upon completion of services the Patriot Guard Riders will escort SFC Freeman to Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg TN.  Honor flag-line at graveside during the rendering of military honors.  This will be a 9 mile escort. https://goo.gl/maps/xjj6YpZPCJg2NCXz8
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Raymond Thedford
Position: Tennessee Assistant State Captain

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January 30
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Billy Freeman Comment

  1. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of this Hero. May He Rest in Peace.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

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