Confirmed:Jack Scott, Veteran US Army, Vietnam (104-20) 12 OCT 20

When:
October 12, 2020 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
2020-10-12T08:30:00-05:00
2020-10-12T10:30:00-05:00
Where:
Lowe's Home Improvement
1470 Austin Hwy
San Antonio, TX 78209
USA
US ARMY VETERAN – VIETNAM

The family of Mr. Jack Scott, a US Army Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard at the graveside rendering of military honors of their loved one.  We are honored to accept this invitation.

Jack Fredrick Scott,77, passed away from this life on March 31, 2020 to be reunited with his wife, Joan and their son, Randolph. He was born on Aug. 04, 1942 in Uvalde to Jack and Frances Scott. Rick was awarded a full track scholarship to the University of Houston. He was a tremendous athlete. Rick married the love of his life Joan Williams in Houston (1970).
Rick proudly served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War. Rick was awarded the Bronze Star with “V” device, the Purple Heart and the Combat Infantryman’s Badge. After returning home from war, he built a life around serving and helping other Veterans.  He volunteered with the Hill Country Veterans Center, Hill Country Honor Guard, the VFW (Kerrville and Uvalde) and the American Legion.  Rick was the Chapter President for the Vietnam Veterans of America, T.J. Stem Memorial Chapter of Kerrville. He enjoyed working the Gun and Knife shows in the area.
He owned and operated Jack’s Fire and Safety Equipment Co. in Uvalde. He loved going to work because he worked alongside his son.
Jack leaves behind a brother, Russell Scott of New Mexico; sister in law, Sharon Collins and a host of dear friends.

WEATHER:  Hi 96 / Lo 67, 2% Chance of Rain, 87% Humidity, Wind: 9 mph S

REQUESTOR:  Sarah Kocurek, Family SPOX

STAGING:  8:30 am, Monday, October 12, 2020
Lowe’s Home Improvement
1470 Austin Hwy
San Antonio, TX 78209
https://goo.gl/maps/ERgNaKivkcN2

BRIEFING:  8:15 am

KSU:  9:00 am (Semper Gumby)

INTERMENT:   9:30 am – Shelter #3 (Call to Verify)
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd
San Antonio, TX 78209
https://goo.gl/maps/Q9DUsYSBUS92

RC:   Tom “Tom Cat” Wilson
tomcatwilson2019@gmail.com

FC:   Don “Chappy” Ingram
chief28.ret@gmail.com

** EVERYONE MUST WEAR FACE COVERING AT THE CEMETERY

ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTIONS

1. Iron horses if you can, cages are always welcome and appreciated and unless under special circumstances not allowed in processions. You do not have to have a motorcycle to participate in honoring our veterans.

2. Safety First: Please remember to properly hydrate (including the night before) before any outdoor activity and to dress appropriately. Do not hesitate to take a break at any time if you feel you need to get in the shade or get indoors and always ask for help at any time. Also please do not forget your sun screen.

3. Please remember that our mission is to stand tall and silent, and with honor and. NO TALKING, SMOKING, CHEWING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS, OR CELL PHONE USE IN THE FLAG LINE!

 ***Safety Notice***
Before volunteering and/or attending any San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders missions we encourage you to review all safety information below.  Included are some potential safety concerns to be aware of, however this does not include the full scope of all potential hazards.  Anyone attending any San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders mission understands that they do so at their own risk. Neither the Patriot Guard Riders Organization nor its representatives are liable for any damages incurred on any PGR mission or event.
Funeral Processions/Escorts
EVERY RIDER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for their own safety at all times while riding in a funeral procession.

At NO TIME are any riders authorized to block any intersection or otherwise block or impede traffic laws in any way.  Only Law Enforcement officials are authorized to block and/or impeded the lawful flow of traffic.

If you choose to fly a flag on your bike you are SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for ensuring it is secured and not a danger to any other rider or traffic.

Warm Regards,
Bob “Pizza Man” Johnson
Deputy State Captain
San Antonio Patriot Guard
Honor, Dignity, Respect
Cell: (562) 413-2223
bobtxpgr@gmail.com