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Honor Mission
James “Jimmy” William Slawson, Retired
USAF – Vietnam
Byram, Mississippi – 02-23, 02-24-21

ABOUT THE MISSION:

TSgt Slawson proudly and honorably served in U.S. Air Force from 1970 until 1999 as an Aerospace Journeyman with the 172nd Mississippi Air National Guard. During this time, he was awarded Air Force Achievement Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with 7 Oak Leaf Clusters, Air Force Meritorious Service Medal with 7 Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Armed Forces Reserve Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Humanitarian Service Medal, Air Force Longevity Award with 6 Oak Leaf Clusters, Small Arms Expert, Air Force Training Ribbon, Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross, Mississippi National Guard Service School Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Mississippi Medal of Efficiency, Mississippi Emergency Service Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Mississippi War Medal with 1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Mississippi Longevity Service Ribbon with 6 Oak Leaf Clusters.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 02-23-21
Staging Time: 4:30 PM

Chancellor Funeral Home
7225 S. Siwell Road
Byram, Mississippi 38262

Ride Captain:

Keith (Papa Bear) Grantham
601-927-5822

Special Instructions:

Staging for visitation will be at 4:30 pm.
Visitation will be from 5 – 8 pm.
PGR will stand a silent U.S. flag line.
MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED.
*Please remember there is a 10 person limit inside the Funeral Home due to COVID restrictions.
Please allow family and friends to be able to pay their respects at this time.*
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: 02-24-21
Staging Time: 11:30 AM

Chancellor Funeral Home
7225 S. Siwell Road
Byram, Mississippi 38262

Ride Captain:

Keith (Papa Bear) Grantham
601-927-5822

Special Instructions:

Staging for visitation and Service: 11:30 a.m.
Service: 1:00 pm
Escort following the Service to the Terry Cemetery, I-55 South Frontage Road, Terry, Mississippi.
Flag line for the graveside service.
MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Keith Grantham
Position: Mississippi Assistant State Captain

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February 23
End:
February 24
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James “Jimmy” William Slawson 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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