Largo Soldier's Escort Home is Friday

The body of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Matt Sitton will arrive at MacDill Air Force Base on Friday at 10:10 a.m. and travel to Hubbell Funeral Home in Belleair Bluffs.

The honor escort for U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Matt Sitton will leave MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa at around 10:50 a.m. Friday (Aug. 10). The motorcade will enter Pinellas County around 11:30 a.m., according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.

Sitton's and encourages people to come out along the route and show their support.

Sitton, 26, died ; it was the third deployment for the Indian Rocks Christian School graduate.

Honor Escort Route:

  • Leave MacDill AFB Bayshore Gate
  • North on Bayshore Boulevard
  • East on Platt St. Bridge
  • North on Florida Ave. (Left)
  • East on Jackson St. (Right)
  • North on N. Jefferson St. (Left)
  • East on Twiggs St. (Right)
  • North on Channelside Drive (Left)
  • East on SR 60
  • North on 22nd Street (Left)
  • West on I-4 (Left)
  • South on I-275
  • West on Ulmerton Rd.
  • North on Indian Rocks Rd. N. (Right)
  • Hubble Funeral Home on Right at 499 N. Indian Rocks Rd.

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mark c. adams August 10, 2012 at 04:04 PM
God bless you!!!!!!!!


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