Fallen trooper had several ties to our area

The Georgia State trooper who was killed Tuesday morning while investigating a fatal traffic accident on I-75 south of Atlanta had close ties to the Gainesville area.

According to his obituary, Chase Redner, 31, lived in Cumming and his fiancé was also from Cumming. His mother lived in Dahlonega, and he was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Gainesville.

His funeral will be Feb. 27 at the Canton First Baptist Church.

You can read the full obituary here: Chase Winston Redner Obituary – Visitation & Funeral Information (darbyfuneralhome.com)