SP4 Joe Franklin McElyea, Veteran
Jacksonville, Arkansas – 08-05-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
We are here to honor US Army Veteran, SP4 Joe McElyea, 70. Joe was born in and grew up in the Little Rock area. He served in the Army from 7 Aug 72 to 6 Aug 75 as a tractor-trailer driver for 2d Armored Division FORSCOM. During his time he was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and Sharpshooter (Rifle). After the service he worked as an electrician. In his off time he loved to hunt and fish. Joe is survived by one son, one daughter, four grandchildren, a brother and a sister.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 08-05-20
Staging Time: 10:30 AM
A Natural State Funeral Service
2620 W. Main St.
Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076
Joe “Magic” Maglie
Asst: Randy Crownover, 501-993-2517
Stage: 10:30 am
Briefing: 10:45 am. Must attend to ride escort.
Flag Line: 11:00 am for 30 minutes. Masks are required.
Service: 11:30 am. Army Military Honors and PGR Presentation will be during the service.
Respect Line follows service.
KSU: 12:30 for escort to ASVC. We will pull over in wide area on Maryland Ave. and salute as our hero goes by.
PGR may need to provide pallbearers.
COVID 19 restrictions will be in place at all times.
Cages always welcome.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.
Submitted By: Joe Maglie
Position: Moderator/Arkansas Ride Captain
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