HOSCHTON - James O. Tarrant, 65, died Monday, September 30, 2013, at his residence.
A native of East St. Louis, Ill., he was the son of the late Orval James and Doris Lauerman Tarrant. He was a United States Army Veteran of the Viet Nam War and was a retiree of General Motors.
Survivors include children, Jaime Schaffer, Gastonia, N.C., Deanna Hall, Winder, Brigitte Bowen, Monroe, and Brian Allen, Braselton; grandchildren, Tyler Hall, Thomas Hall, Brooke Bowen, Brandon Bowen, Abigail Allen, Ariana Gibson, and Braxton Johnson; and brothers, Dennis Wayne Tarrant and Timothy Mark Tarrant.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, from the chapel of Carter Funeral Home with the Rev. Patrick Williams officiating. Interment will be in Georgia Memorial Park. The Family will receive friends Tuesday, October 1, from 4 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, is in charge of arrangements.