E. R. Simmons, 102, US Army/WWII veteran, Georgetown, TX, 30 OCT 2021

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    markwells
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    Short Notice Confirmed Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral service for Mr. ER Simmons. Mr. Simmons served in the US Army during WWII 1944 – 1946 in the European Theatre. He left the service as a sergeant.

    More about his life can be read here: https://www.ramseyfuneral.com/obituary/e-r-simmons

    Date/Time: Saturday, 30 October 2021.  Funeral service begins at 3 pm.

    Location: Ramsey Funeral Home, 5600 Williams Drive, Georgetown, TX 78633
    map link: https://goo.gl/maps/NuHneeWskwPVc39N7

    Timeline:
    1:45 – 2:20 pm – Staging
    2:20 pm – Briefing
    2:30 pm – Flag line

    Wx: High 79 deg, mostly sunny.

    Notes: Bring water for yourself and a friend.  After the start of the funeral service we will strike the flag line and depart quietly.

    Ride Captain: Russ Miller, navyvetad2@gmail.com, (512) 636-9692

    Flag Wrangler: Don Ferguson

    Please attend to honor this soldier’s service many years ago in the cause of freedom.

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    #6144
    The Ghost
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    13 Patriot Guard Riders comprised the flag line in honor of WWII Veteran Simmons. The daughter of Mr. Simmons stopped and thanked us for what we do, not only for her father, but other veterans as well. Her brother offered thanks also. Thanks for all that came today, good turnout.

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