Hello to all..A local dept near by, in Glasgow West Virginia, just lost a fireman, while trying to perform a water rescue. As best we can tell, he is perished, but no body has been recovered, only a PFD and dry suit. So the fire marchalls office, has switched the status from rescue, to recovery. So, please keep his family and friends in your toughts and prayers. And if/when a body is recovered, i will inform you all.. He was 32 years of age,was marries, and had 2 young children. Thanks to all, and stay safe brothers and sisters!!!!

 

Jacob Cooper

Tyler Mountain Volunteer Fire Department

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Ok, for anyone locally, or that wants to come to the funeral procession and viewing, here is the time and day:

Wednesday-0.11.00- Viewing
Wednesday-0.13:00- Funeral Services
Glasgow Volunteer Fire Department

Chief Marty Blankenship

P.O. Box 190

Glasgow, West Virginia 25306


Line of Duty Death Notification


The Glasgow Volunteer Fire Department is saddened to announce the loss of their Brother Firefighter Donald Adkins during a rescue mission in Raleigh County on March 13, 2010.


Funeral services for Glasgow Firefighter Donald Adkins will be Wednesday March 24th, one o'clock pm at Riverside High School. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service.


Donald will be remembered with full Firefighter Line of Duty Death Honors. Please continue to keep the Adkins Family and the Glasgow Fire Department in your thoughts and prayers.


Apparatus lineup will begin at 9 am at the high school.
I attended the funeral and viewing.. Firefighter Donnie Adkins was laid to rest yesterday.. But all, please do keep his mom in your thoughts and prayers. She went completely unresponsive during the services, and had to be rushed to the hospital by ambulance. So please keep her, and all his other family and friends in your thoughts and prayers

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