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Honor Mission
Gerald “Jerry” Lee McEwen, Veteran
USMC – WWII, Korea
Roseville, Georgia/Chattanooga, Tennessee – 02-26-21

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Gerald “Jerry” Lee McEwen 94, USMC,(WWII, Korea) of Madisonville has asked the Patriot Guard Riders to honor their loved one with a silent flag line and escort to his final place of rest. It will be our honor to do so.
Mr. McEwen served his country during 2 major wars, earning the Purple Heart.
Mr. McEwen once stood for us and now it’s our time to stand for him.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 02-26-21
Staging Time: 12:00 pm

Lane Funeral Home-South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Ave.
Roseville, Georgia 30741

Ride Captain:

Scott Hall
706-463-1247

Special Instructions:

Primary Staging/ Escort 12:30 – 1:30 PM
Coronavirus precaution disclosure: Please bring a mask and wash hands often, be prepared to follow the guidelines from state and local officials as well as facility or cemetery guidelines to be outlined at the mission briefing.
A general record of attendees will be held by the ride captain for a period not to exceed 2 weeks in the case of the need for contact tracing. If you test positive for COVID-19 within 10 days of attending a mission please contact Ride Captain with that information, your name will NOT be disclosed.
Those who are sick, have a household member or other close contact who is sick should not attend and those who have a higher risk of severe illness should weigh the benefits of in-person attendance against the risk of exposure to a person with COVID-19, especially if recommendations for wearing masks and social distancing may be difficult to follow for themselves or others.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 02-26-21
Staging Time: 1:00 pm

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Ave
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37404

Ride Captain:

Scott Hall
706-463-1247

Special Instructions:

Graveside 1:30-2:30 pm
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: Thonda Farmer
Position: Tennessee Assistant State Captain

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February 26
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2 Comments

  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

  2. My wife and I send our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Gerald “Jerry” Lee McEwen. Thank you for your service to our country, you can rest in peace your job here on earth is done.

    Lamar SpeedyO Owen PGR
    U S Army Vietnam 1967-1968
    Riding in honor of my Brother
    James W. Owen USAAC WWII
    Canton, GA.

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