Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Captain Raymond Bussell Merritt | Tift County Sheriff's Office, Georgia Tift County Sheriff's Office, Georgia


Raymond Bussell Merritt

Tift County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

End of Watch: Saturday, June 8, 1991

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 46

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Convicted of murder

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Captain Raymond Merritt was shot and killed while answering a domestic disturbance call.

The suspect was apprehended and pleaded guilty to his murder.

Captain Merritt was survived by his wife and two children.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 12 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection


You've been gone 24 years now.
Seems June 8, 1991 was so long ago, in other ways not long at all.
I think of you often and remember the good times.
I will never forget.

Rest Easy,

Lt. Colonel Robert Brannen
Tift County Ga. Sheriff's Office
serving since 1976
June 8, 2015


Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
All 2017 Deaths