Monthly Archives: October 2011

How to Report a Retiree’s Death

Courtesy of Shift Colors Navy retired pay ends when the retiree dies. Survivors must promptly report a retiree’s death to help avoid delays and possible financial hardship to surviving annuitant beneficiaries, family members or executors who will be required to … Continue reading

Posted in DAV/Veterans, Family, Local Info, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Ready Reference Contact Information

Courtesy of “Shift Colors“ Air Force Retiree Services: (800) 531-7502; Arlington National Cemetery: (703) 607-8000; Armed Forces Retirement Home: (800) 422-9988;  Army & Air Force Exchange Service: (214) 312-2011;   Army Retired Services: (703)325-9158; Burial … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

When Your Disability Rating Changes

If you are rated by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), please check your Retiree Account Statement to make sure your disability rating on file with DFAS is correct. If you have recently received an upgraded rating, and have not … Continue reading

Posted in DAV/Veterans, Family, Local Info | Leave a comment

Permanent Housing Help Coming to Thousands of Homeless Vets

Courtesy Department of Veterans Affairs U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki announced that HUD will provide $46.2 million to public housing agencies in all 50 states and the … Continue reading

Posted in DAV/Veterans, Family, Local Info, Real Estate | Leave a comment

This Is Church

This is Church Lately it seems as though we’re getting a little confused about what church really is. It’s not a…

Posted in Christian/Church, Family, Local Info | Tagged | Leave a comment

Retiree Reference Guide

The below link will provide you with most of the contact information you could need as a retiree or a veteran. Thank you and God bless. Ancil Jones DAV Ch 26 Havelock Sr. Vice Commander/Service Officer 252-349-0006 Thank … Continue reading

Posted in DAV/Veterans, Family, Local Info | Leave a comment

Who should I contact; DFAS, VA or my branch of service?

DFAS Retired and Annuitant (R&A) Pay DFAS R&A Pay is primarily a payroll office. We establish and maintain military retired pay and annuity accounts, and issue monthly payments to both military retirees and their eligible survivors. * Regular and Reserve … Continue reading

Posted in DAV/Veterans | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment