As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
Officer Down: James "Tim" White - [Gainesville , Georgia]
Additional Info: Deputy White leaves behind a wife and four children.
Cause of Death: Deputy White's patrol car plunged off an embankment on Saturday, however he did not sustain life threatening injuries and was recovering in the hospital when he passed away on Monday. The cause of death has not been determined.
Date of Incident: October 3, 2005
By Rick Lavender and Matt Weeks, The Times
A Hall County Sheriff's deputy died Monday after being injured in a wreck while on duty Saturday afternoon.
The cause of death was not immediately known for James Timothy "Tim" White, a 38-year-old husband and father of four from Lula. A medical examiner is investigating.
A report could come "fairly quickly," Hall County Sheriff Steve Cronic said, although complicating factors could delay a final determination.
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