Tag Archives: Turkey for Troops

12/05 Hero Central: SHIFFLETTE FAMILY

12/05 Hero Central: SHIFFLETTE FAMILY

          Warrant Officer John Shifflette has served 3 tours in war zones.  He knows duty can call anytime, which means being away from his wife Sharon and their 3 children–Johnny 9, Carter 7 and Faith 6. “The first part of my career I was gone more than I was home,” says  Read more »

11/21 Hero Central: Roddy Family

11/21 Hero Central: Roddy Family

            September 16, 2006 is Carol and Robert Roddy’s September 11th.  This is the day their youngest son, David, was killed in Iraq. Petty Officer 2nd Class David Roddy had one of the most dangerous jobs there was–explosive ordinance disposal.  He took apart the bombs meant to kill his fellow  Read more »