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Honor Mission
CPL Jacob F. Bennett, Veteran
USA – WWII
White Hall, Arkansas – 06-26-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

We are privileged to stand and honor CPL Jacob F Bennett, 94, of White Hall. He was born in Star City on May 2, 1926 and died on Jun 21, 2020. A WWII veteran, he joined the US Army on 4 Oct, 1944 and served through 2 Dec 1946 as a Supply Clerk. He was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge on 14 Jul 1945 while assigned to the Battery D 70th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Gun Battalion. He also received the Asiatic Pacific Campaign Ribbon with 1 star, Philippine Independence Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Victory Ribbon, and 2 Overseas Bars. After the service Mr. Bennett worked for Central Moloney for 29 years, retiring as a coil welder. He loved the great outdoors, including hunting and fishing, and enjoyed getting to know people. He was a member of First Baptist Church of White Hall. Survivors include two daughters, two sisters, two granddaughters, grandson, five great-grandsons, two great-granddaughters and two great-great-granddaughters.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-26-20
Staging Time: 1:00 PM

Robinson And Fuller Funeral Home
8302 Dollarway Rd
White Hall, Arkansas 71602
Map

Ride Captain:

Joe “Magic” Maglie
501-416-1178
Rockdj69@yahoo.com

Special Instructions:

Stage: 1:00 pm
Briefing: 1:15 pm. MUST attend to ride in Escort.
Service: 2:00 pm
Respect Line: Following service, approx 3:15 pm.
Escort: LEO supported to Hardin Cemetery, approx 6 miles.
Flag Line, Military Honors and PGR presentation at graveside service.
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: Joe Maglie
Position: Moderator/Arkansas Ride Captain

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June 26
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14 Comments

  1. My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Jacob Bennett. May the peaceful moments and cherished memories bring you renewed strength in the days to come. Thank you for your service to our Country, and your dedication to protecting the freedoms we all enjoy. Rest in Peace.

    Joe “Magic” Maglie, TSgt, USAF (Ret)
    PGR National Staff
    AR Ride Captain

  2. Michelle and I wish to pass on our sincere condolences to the family and friends of this American Hero. We would like to thank this Hero for your service and sacrifice in the protection of our freedom. You will not be forgotten. We pray you rest in peace.

  3. Our most sincere condolences to the family and friends of this Patriot. May God grant you His peace and comfort at this difficult time and in the days to come.

  4. My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Jacob F. Bennett. May God keep you in His loving arms and give you His peace during this time.

    CPL Bennett, thank you for your service. You are an American hero and will not be forgotten.

    Roger A. Vander Lugt
    USAF/Arkansas Air National Guard
    PGR Member Since May, 2013

  5. My wife and I send our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Jacob F. Bennett.
    Thank you for your service to our Country, You can rest in peace your job here on earth is done.

    Ed Hagan
    USA. Ret. PGR .

  6. Please accept our heartfelt condolences for the family and friends of Jacob Bennett. Many Thanks for his service to our country and for helping to ensure our freedoms. Our prayers are with you. May he rest in peace. Well done, Sir!
    Rick & Ashley Schrunk
    AR PGR
    USAF Veteran

  7. It is with the deepest respect that I wish to extend my condolences to the family and friends of this hero. He has shown himself to be a true American for serving this great country of ours. He can now RIP at our Lords side.

    Harold Robinson
    Ret. U.S. Army

  8. On this solemn occasion, a note of heartfelt condolences and thanks to Mr. Bennett and family. Your defense of and service to this nation as a part of The Greatest Generation will never be forgotten. May God Bless you and keep during this time.

    Troy Kuhlman
    United States Navy

  9. My deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Mr. Bennett. Thank you for your service Sir. May you now rest in eternal peace.

  10. I extend my sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of your loved one. May God wrap His arms of healing, strength, and grace about you.

  11. I send my condolences to the family of Mr Jacob F. Bennett. He served during such a strategic time in human history standing against tyranny. His service resulted in the liberation of millions of people.

    Go rest high on That Mountain Sir.

    Slow . Hand . Salute .

  12. My Condolences go out to the family and friends of Mr. Bennett, I’m so sorry for your loss. He was one of the true Hero’s of our greatest generation of Hero’s , May he RIP. SLOW HAND SALUTE.
    Richard Gentry
    PGR Ride Captain
    Ret. US Air Force

  13. Please accept my condolences for the family and friends of Mr. Jacob Bennett. Thanks to Mr. Bennett for his service to our country and for helping to ensure our freedoms. R.I.P.
    Don Hewett
    U.S. Army Veteran

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