Walter R. Johnson, Jr., Veteran
Belington, West Virginia – 11-12-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for US Army Veteran Walter R. Johnson, Jr. for his final services. Walter went to be with the Lord on Sunday 8 Nov 20. Walter worked from Badger Coal Company and Squires Creek Mines as a mechanic and electrician. He was a member of the UMWA Local #1512 District #31. Walter served in the US Army from 1954-56. He enjoyed watching westerns, he collected John Wayne memorabilia, and antique model cars.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 11-12-20
Staging Time: 9:30am
Wright Funeral Home
220 N Walnut St.
Philippi, WV 26416
Ride Briefing at 9:45 AM
Flag Line in place no later than 10:00 AM
Visitation, from 10am- 2 pm.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 pm.
At the conclusion of services, flag line will be set for JT’s dignified transfer to the hearse for his final journey.
Interment will follow in the Belington Fraternal Cemetery with military honors being accorded.
Early weather forecast is for temperatures in the upper 50’s with a 20% chance of rain.
Please remember the restrictions in place for Covid-19.
Please join with us as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another of our native sons who willingly gave of his time and effort to defend your freedom and liberties.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
Submitted By: Delores Minear
Position: West Virginia HOTH Coordinator
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