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Patriot's Name:

  
Sgt. Kimberly D. Agar

Military Branch:

United States Army

Classification:

Active Duty Death

Additional Military Info:

Iraq Veteran

Ride Captain:

Mike "Hawkeye" Upchurch; (972) 974-0030; hawkeye@ntxpgr.org

Ride Captain #2:

Bill "Rotorhead" Holcomb; (972) 672-2701; aapylt@aol.com

Ride Captain #3:

Larry "Rev. DT" Key; (940) 268-8242; LarryKey@ntxpgr.org

Mission:

The family of Sgt. Agar has requested the presence of the PGR for her return home, visitation, memorial service, and the interment of their beloved soldier.

Obituary:

Sgt. Kimberly Agar (US Army), daughter of Margy Agar and Michael Agar (with wife Margaret Watson); sister of SSgt Stephen Agar (USAF), and Christopher Agar all of Dallas/Ft Worth Tx, died unexpectedly on October 3, 2011, at the age of 25.  Kimberly, a member of the U.S. Army, held an elite position in the US Army Europe Band & Chorus and had been traveling throughout Europe as a vocalist putting on military shows both for other countries and for dignitaries visiting the US Army in Illisheim, Germany where she was stationed at the time of her death.  Kimberly had been injured in Iraq in combat and her death was a result of this injury.  She grew up in the metroplex and was well known for performing the National Anthem at various locales including Lonestar Park and for the Texas Rangers. She was also a Miss Teen Texas and a Miss Texas pre-lim contestant. The city of Burleson Texas named a Community Service Award in her name. She enlisted in the Army in October of 2006. She is survived by two grandmothers of Lansing, Michigan; Paternal grandmother Betty Agar and maternal grandmother Ann Powers. She was preceded in death Oct 29, 2009 by her maternal grandfather who was an Army Veteran. She is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins and of course all of her fellow battle buddies.

PART 1:

Honor Procession from DFW Airport, Arrival scheduled for 2:30 4:21 PM

Mission Date:

10/08/2011

Staging Time:

1:00 PM  3:00 PM

Briefing Time:

1:30 PM  3:30 PM

In Position Time Or KSU:

2:00 PM  4:00 PM

Details Of Part 1:

After the funeral home brings Sgt. Agar to our staging area, we will join them for the procession to Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home in Colleyville. Staging for those riders participating in the procession will be in our usual area at the AA Hanger across the street from DPS1 at 28th and Airfield Road. Anyone not participating in the procession from DFW Airport to Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home, but wanting to extend honors to this hero, may join us at the funeral home. Staging for the funeral home only will be 2:30 4:30 PM. Upon arrival at the funeral home we will all join together to honor this hero.

Staging Address For Part 1:

AA Hanger (DPS1)
2900 E. 28th Street

DFW Airport, Texas 75261

Map To Staging Area For Part 1:

Map To Staging Point

Water Truck For Part 1:

- The Flag/Water Truck WILL Be There.

PART 2:

Visitation at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Mission Date:

10/11/2011

Staging Time:

4:00 PM

Briefing Time:

4:15 PM

In Position Time Or KSU:

4:30 PM

Details Of Part 2:

Stand tall and silent in honor of this hero. We will stand the flag line starting at 4:30 PM and shut down when the traffic slows down.

Staging Address For Part 2

Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home
5725 Colleyville Blvd.
Colleyville, Texas 76034

Map To Staging Area For Part 2:

Map To Staging Point

Water Truck For Part 2:

- The Flag/Water Truck WILL Be There.

PART 3:

Funeral Service, Procession, and Interment at DFW National Cemetery 2:30 PM (Time and shelter location subject to change. Check with DFW National Cemetery Visitorís Information Center for possible changes.)

Mission Date For Part 3:

10/12/2011

Staging Time:

10:00 AM

Briefing Time:

10:15 AM

In Position Time Or KSU:

10:30 AM

Details Of Part 3:

Visitation will continue at 11:00 AM followed by a memorial service at 12:00 PM. After the memorial service begins we will furl the flags and prepare for the procession to DFW National Cemetery. Upon arrival, six preselected big flag bikes will stay with the coach and all other bikes and cages will continue on to the assigned shelter and prepare for the arrival of our hero. North Texas Motorcade will be providing the escort service from Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home to the DFW National Cemetery.

Remember, this is hallowed ground, and be very respectful of all your surroundings. There will be other services going on. Keep engine noise to a minimum. Turn all radios off for the procession, as well as when in the cemetery.


Those coming for the interment only at DFW National Cemetery, please stage at 2:00 PM at the Visitorís Information Center.

Staging Address For Part 3:

Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home
5725 Colleyville Blvd.
Colleyville, Texas 76034

Map To Staging Area For Part 3:

Map To Staging Point

Water Truck For Part 3:

- The Flag/Water Truck WILL Be There.

Weather Forecast:

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Comments:

- Iron horses if you can, cages are always welcome and appreciated.
- 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.
- Please remember that our mission is to stand tall and silent, and with honor and respect for this patriot and their family.

- We will park along the main street close to the designated shelter with 2 bikes side by side as close to the curb and each other as possible so that traffic can get by
- Let's always remember to keep the motorcycle and voice noise to a minimum when arriving and leaving the shelters.
- Show our respect to ALL who are there, not just the one we are honoring.

Respectfully Submitted By:

Mike "Hawkeye" Upchurch

Submitted By:

Hawkeye@ntxpgr.org

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