Interview with Carl Meece

  • Identifier1979 OH 151
  • Date3/9/1979
  • InterviewerSmith, David
  • IntervieweeMeece, Carl
  • DescriptionIn this interview, Carl Meece comments on his family background, his decision to enter politics, and the tragic killing of his mother by a drunk driver. Meece also comments extensively on his election to sheriff, his corresponding job duties, tax collection trends, his campaign for Judge Executive, revenue sharing and a reasoned dissatisfaction with state government.
  • LocationCasey County, KY
  • Duration:48:39
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives Crabbe Library Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceProject Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Carl Meece,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 25, 2024,