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Honor Mission
William John Cox, Veteran
USAF
Warner Robins, Georgia – 01-03-21

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The Patriot Guard Riders have the honor of standing for United States Air Force veteran William John Cox (81) as he once stood for us. Airman First Class Cox served for four years as a General Instructor at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.
Mr. Cox was well known for his talents in the musical areas of country music, bluegrass music, gospel music, and folk music. Mr. Cox was also known for his volunteer work for “Hearts to Heroes”, where he repaired over 235 donated guitars that were then sent overseas to our service personnel in all service areas.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01-03-21
Staging Time: 12:30 pm

McCullough Funeral Home
417 South Houston Lake Road
Warner Robins, Georgia 31088

Ride Captain:

Lee “vulcangunner” Love
vulcangunner2@windstream.net
(478)952-2097

Special Instructions:

Flag line from 1 PM until 2:30 PM while family and friends arrive for visitation, then stand down and prepare for LEO led rolling honor guard to Magnolia Park Cemetery, 205 South Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins for graveside service with military honors.
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.

Submitted By: Henry L. Love
Position: Georgia Ride Captain

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January 3
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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 William John Cox. 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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