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WATCH: ‘I don’t feel like I’m through yet’: It’s hard to stop Hall County’s Marion Merck, likely Georgia’s oldest coroner
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Hall County coroner Marion Merck talks about his long career Wednesday, May 1, 2024, at Memorial Park Funeral Home. Merck has been coroner since 1990 and is planning on serving another term. - photo by Scott Rogers
Some men looked up to cowboys or football players as role models, but Marion Merck was different.