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CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Dignified Transfer & Memorial Service, TX

FOLLOWING CDC GUIDELINES MINIMIZING GROUPS OF 10 OR MORE, THIS SERVICE HAS BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY CONVENIENCE.  WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU WHEN THE SERVICE HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED.
 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020, (Tentative) Texas MIAP Reps and Escorts Travel to Amarillo Texas (Meals on your own) 
     1730 - Dignified Transfer of Veterans to Coach
     1745  - Kickstands Up (LEO supported) Escort to Panhandle War Memorial
               4101 Georgia St. S., Amarillo Texas 79110
               https://goo.gl/maps/ZGiGxaHEyHDFjETF9
     1800 - 1845 Memorial Ceremony
Rest Overnight
          Block Rooms being held under "MIAP and PGR" (make own reservations)
          La Quinta Motor Lodge
          2108 S. Coulter St. 
          Amarillo, Texas 79106
          806-352-6311
          Cost $54.56 + Tax, mention “MIAP and PGR” 
          https://goo.gl/maps/8o4SKoVZBretEP6g8
 
Thursday, April 2, 2020 (Tentative)
     0600 - Staging (Meals on your own)
                Lighthouse Funeral and Cremation Services
                4207 SW 21st Ave
                Amarillo, TX 79106
                https://goo.gl/maps/HDipr41xCz4WTy9a9
     0630 - Pledge - Prayer 
                 Escort Riders Safety Briefing  (If you miss this briefing 
                 see a RC before joining the procession)
     0645 - Dignified Transfer of Veterans to Coach
     0700 - Kickstands Up (LEO supported) to Kerrville, Tx
                This procession will cover 445+/- miles and take approximately 8
                 hours to complete.  Normally we will partner with North Texas, 
                 West Texas, Central Texas, and San Antonio Texas Patriot Guard
                 Riders to accomplish this mission.  There will be 3 fuel stops as well 
                 as a Lunch stop  to be announced (TBA) and Law Enforcement
                 Support as we negotiate through "Small Town USA". 
+/- 1800 - Arrive in Kerrville, Tx
                  Location TBA
     1830 - Dignified Transfer of Veterans to be guarded overnight
                (Dinner on your own)
Rest Overnight 
          Block Rooms being held under "MIAP and PGR" (make own reservations)
          La Quinta Motor Lodge
          1940 Sidney Baker Street
          Kerrville, TX 78028 
          (830) 896-9200
          Cost $55.00 + Tax, mention “MIAP and PGR” 
          https://goo.gl/maps/Q35NnxFTp8Axeuyu8 
Friday, April 3, 2020
Breakfast on your own.
     1130 - Staging
                 Location TBA
     1200 - Pledge and Prayer
                Escort Riders Safety Brief (If you do not attend this briefing, 
                see a Road Captain before joining the procession)
     1215 - Dignified Transfer of Veterans to Coach
     1230 - Kickstands Up (LEO supported) Escort to Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
     1415 - UTC Arrive at Main Pavilion, South side, 
                Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
                1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd 
                San Antonio, TX 78209
                https://goo.gl/maps/gUF9rUQh1toY6MZm9
     
Memorial Services Conducted by the Texas MIAP Coordinator, Joyce Ferguson, and Assistant State Coordinator Clyde "CJ" Rowell.  Upon (MC) Mission Complete, Short Debriefing, Prayer, travel home on your own!! BE CAREFUL OUT THERE!!
 
Additional details such as lunch and fuel stop locations will be provided as they are confirmed.  Safety concern, DO NOT ATTEMPT TO JOIN THE PROCESSION IN PROGRESS ON THE ROAD.   JOIN AND DEPART THE PROCESSION FROM A SCHEDULED STOP AND ATTEND A SAFETY BRIEFING BEFORE JOINING!