Johnny Ralph Meek
Mr. Johnny "Ralph" Meek, age 84, of Rockmart, traded in his earthly life for Heavenly Glory on July 15, 2022. Mr. Meek was born on March 30, 1938, in Dallas, Georgia, a son of the late Mr. Ennis Meek and Mrs. Inez Carter Meek. Mr. Meek grew up in Rockmart, Georgia, and graduated from Rockmart High School in 1956. While in school, he played varsity football. In 1954, while in 10th grade, Mr. Meek began refereeing football and basketball games for other high schools. He refereed high school football for 64 years, finally retiring in 2018. The Officials' Dressing Room at Rockmart High School was dedicated to him and named the "'Ralph Meek Officials' Dressing Room'". Mr. Meek was...