Friday’s Heroes: Remembering the Fallen

Friday's Heroes - Remembering the fallen officers


Deputy Sheriff David Gilstrap

Oconee County Georgia Sheriffs Office


Deputy Gilstrap was killed on October 9, 2008, when he was struck and killed by a car while he was directing traffic at the entrance to a school. He is survived by his wife.

Officer/Paramedic Bruce Harrolle, 36


Officer Harrolle was killed during the rescue of two stranded hikers. The officer had already assisted the first hiker and was attempting help the second into the helicopter when he was struck by the aircraft’s rotor. He leaves behind a wife, two children, and his parents.

Game Warden George Whatley, 45

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department


Game Warden Whatley suffered a fatal heart was participating in a required department physical fitness assessment. He leaves behind a wife and two sons.

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