Officials Remembrance

"Gone, But Not Forgotten"

Honoring GHSA Content Officials Who Have Passed in Recent Years

Gratitude and thanks to these individuals no longer with us, and to all who contribute the the high school experience.

2021

Gary Johnson

Macon
Baseball, Basketball, Softball
31 Years of Service

James Gorden

Carrollton
Baseball, Basketball, Softball
34 Years of Service

Michael Garigan

Calhoun
Baseball, Softball
14 Years of Service

Paul Walker

Rome
Basketball
37 Years of Service

Walt Carter

Valdosta
Basketball
65 Years of Service

2020

Charles Parsons

Richmond Hill
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball
10 Years of Service

Dale Harrison

Cartersville
Basketball, Softball
38 Years of Service

David Neville

Conyers
Swimming and Diving
44 Years of Service

Dr. John Raber

Dahlonega
Wrestling
47 Years of Service

Greg Raber

Dahlonega
Baseball, Football, Wrestling
37 Years of Service

Jack Martin

Jonesboro
Baseball, Softball
50 Years of Service

James "Russ" Austin

Loganville
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Volleyball, Softball
15 Years of Service

Jim Hiett

Austell
Softball
26 Years of Service

Mark Case

Savannah
Basketball, Football, Soccer, Swimming & Diving
34 Years of Service

Mary Jane Garner

Washington
Soccer
11 Years of Service

Roger B. Crossen

Varnell
Basketball
24 Years of Service

Sammy Long

Cleveland
Football
22 Years of Service

Steven Williams

Richmond Hill
Basketball, Football
11 Years of Service

Wornie Bennett

Cartersville
Basketball, Softball
38 Years of Service

2019

Ben "Ice Cream" Logan

Savannah
Baseball, Basketball, Football
43 Years of Service

Bob Hamby

Roswell
Basketball, Football, Volleyball
41 Years of Service

Charles "Chuck" Cook

Augusta
Football
32 Years of Service

Dennis Payne

Marietta
Baseball, Football (GHSA Staff)
43 Years of Service

Garry Stowe

Rome
Wrestling
21 Years of Service

Jack "Chip" Norton

Fayetteville
Baseball, Softball
6 Years of Service

James "Big Earl" Wilkerson

Rome
Basketball, Football
46 Years of Service

Jodie Rowell

Rome
Baseball, Softball
33 Years of Service

John Tumaua

Tunnel Hill
Baseball, Basketball, Football
6 Years of Service

Michael Morton

Dallas
Baseball, Football
7 Years of Service

Stan Park

Dacula
Football
15 Years of Service

Stephen Townsend

Atlanta
Basketball, Football
13 Years of Service

2018

Barry Young

Ringgold
Baseball, Basketball, Football
33 Years of Service

Benny Wooten

Quitman
Baseball, Basketball, Football
40 Years of Service

Butch King

LaFayette
Football
35 Years of Service

Calvin Lamar, Sr.

College Park
Baseball, Softball
27 Years of Service

Eric Hiers

Moultrie
Soccer
17 Years of Service

Larry Walker

Elijay
Basketball
7 Years of Service

Lee Heath

Smiths Station, AL
Softball
11 Years of Service

Mike Pilkinton

Thomasville
Baseball, Basketball, Football
33 Years of Service

2017

Barry Suttle

Marietta
Baseball
6 Years of Service

Donald Bryan

Albany
Football
30 Years of Service

Jim Pepper

Atlanta
Basketball, Volleyball
46 Years of Service

Larry Highbaugh

Snellville
Basketball, Football
23 Years of Service

Lional Reese

Eatonton
Basketball
10 Years of Service

Steve Camp

Sugar Hill
Basketball, Football
43 Years of Service

2016

Allen Arnold

Atlanta
Football
14 Years of Service

Barry Owens

Suwanee
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball
34 Years of Service

Brockey Brock

Cordelle
Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball
42 Years of Service

Carl Monroe

Suwanee
Baseball, Softball
36 Years of Service

Charles "Chuck" Brady, Jr.

Newnan
Baseball, Basketball
9 Years of Service

Henry Berry

Valdosta
Baseball, Football, Softball
32 Years of Service

Lori Jewell

Sugar Hill
Gymnastics
18 Years of Service

Nick Marlin

Palmetto
Baseball, Softball
31 Years of Service

Ricardo "Rico" Wilborn

Stone Mountain
Football
4 Years of Service