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Gilbert Ronald Merritt

DAWSONVILLE, Georgia

December 3, 1943 - June 9, 2024

Gilbert Ronald Merritt Obituary

Gilbert Ronald “Ron” Merritt, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday, June 9, 2024.


Born December 3, 1943 in Little Rock, Arkansas, he had lived in Dawson County for the past 12 years.


Ron was a Vietnam veteran who served in the U.S. Army for 20 years. He was a master scuba instructor who taught at Ole Miss and Mississippi State. He owned his own dive shop and hair shop businesses for years after retiring from the military. He loved Jesus and told everyone he met about Him.


He leaves behind his wife, Harolyn, and family who will always respect and love him.


At his request, Mr. Merritt was cremated.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Gilbert Ronald Merritt hosted by Bearden Funeral Home.

Gilbert Ronald “Ron” Merritt, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday, June 9, 2024.


Born December 3, 1943 in Little Rock, Arkansas, he had lived in Dawson County for the past 12 years.


Ron was a Vietnam veteran who served in the U.S. Army for 20 years. He was a master scuba instructor who taught at Ole Miss and Mississippi State. He owned his own dive shop and hair shop businesses for years after retiring from the military. He loved Jesus and told everyone he met about Him.


He leaves behind his wife, Harolyn, and family who will always respect and love him.


At his request, Mr. Merritt was cremated.


To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Gilbert Ronald Merritt hosted by Bearden Funeral Home.

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