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Rupert Eben Cartwright, Sr.
Rupert Eben Cartwright, Sr., 88, of Dawsonville, died April 13, 2018. Born Dec. 23, 1929 to the late Eben and Liberta Cartwright in Flomaton, Ala., he had a heart of gold and would go out of his way to help anyone. We know he is in Heaven making Jesus laugh! He will be dearly missed. Rupert was a member of the Florida State Guard 1947 and a decorated Corporal in the U.S. Army who served during the Korean War from Feb. 1951 until his honorable discharge in Nov. 1952. He was a communications expert and telephone lineman during the war, a proud member of Korean War Veterans of Georgia Inc. in Gainesville and received the Korean Service Medal in 2005.