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Panola County Officials 1846-1936

Elected November 1920: J. H. Long, County Judge; A. D. Nelson, County Attorney; J. P. Matthews, District Clerk; J. L. Fall, County Clerk; W. H. Matthews, Sheriff; D. C. Hill, Tax Collector; T. K. Brannon, Tax Assessor; J. W. Alvis, County Treasurer; Lester Davis, Surveyor; Malcolm Shaw, County Superintendent; J. D. Duke, Sterrit Bowen, R. T. Hill and Purk Johnson, County Commissioners: The following Justices of Peace, Precincts Nos. 1 to 8 both inclusive. in order listed: D. P. Donovan; S. J. Martin, Leonard Ray, Marvin Gulley, G. P. Johnson, K. W. Smith, John A. Heaton and J. L. Fleming; the following Constables in order named: P. W. Pittman , R. A. Cain, George Yates, Carl Cadenhead, Van Hooker, R. O. Dickerson and Clyde Thomas.

Elected November 1922: A. D. Nelson, County Judge; Sam T. Holt County Attorney; J. P. Matthews, District Clerk; F. M. Lacy, County Clerk; W. H. Matthews, Sheriff; D. C. Hill, Tax Collector; T. K. Brannon, Tax Assessor; J. W. Alvis County Treasurer; Lester Davis, County Surveyor; Malcalm Shaw County Superintendent; R. D. Munden, T. S. Bowen, J. W. Stroud and C. C. Johnson, County Commissioners. The following Justices of the Peace, Precincts Nos. 1 to 8, both inclusive, were as follows: D. P. Donovan, S. J. Martin, A. T. Hall, Marvin Gulley, G. P. Johnson, Clarence LaGrone, John A. Heaton, and M. S. Steger; the following Constables as listed: P. W. Pittman, Virgil Metcalf, J. Jernigan, (No. 4 and 5 not listed) W. J. Baker and J. E. Beckham.

In the election November 1924, again one having previously served in different official capacities was chosen to the high office of the County Judge, T. E. Boren; with him I were elected as follows: Sam T. Holt, County Attorney; J. P. Matthews, District Clerk; A. J. Holmes, Jr., County Clerk; Leo Bird, Sheriff, B. J. Anderson, Tax Collector; T. K. Brannon, Tax Assessor; J. L. Barton, County Treasurer; L. R. Sharp, County Superintendent; Joe Rowe, Surveyor; J. H. English Public Weigher for Precinct Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8, 5. C. Phillips Weigher for Precinct No. 7. W. C. Wilson, T. S. Bowen, J. S. Stroud, and C. B. Hooker, County Commissioners. The following Justices of the Peace, Precincts Nos. 1 to 8, both inclusive, as listed: D. P. Donovan, S. T. Martin, C. V. Bagley, Marvin Gulley, Robert Twomey, Jno. G. Bounds, Jno. A. Heaton, and M. S. Steger. The following Constables in order listed: L. M. Hunt, V. L. Metcalf, J. Jernigan T. C. Cadenhead, J. A. Edge, J. W. Baker, V. E. Kellie, and J. E. Beckham.

Elected November 1926: Jas. G. Strong, County Judge, Joe Fite, District Clerk; A. J. Holmes, Jr., County Clerk; Mrs. Jessie Pippen, County Treasurer; B. J. Anderson, County Collector; Carl Jordan, Tax Assessor; Sam T. Holt, County Attorney; Leo Bird, Sheriff, Joe Rowe, Surveyor; L. R. Sharpe, County Superintendent; W. C. Wilson, Homer Jones, J. W. Stroud and C. B. Hooker, County Commissioners. The following Justices of the Peace, Precincts Nos. 1 to 8, both inclusive in order named: R. B. Page, S. J. Martin, L. L. Ray, Marvin Gulley, (No. 5 not listed) Jack Boyewt, John A. Heaton and M. S. Steger. The following Constables for Precincts Nos. 1 to 8, inclusive, in order named: L. 'M. Hunt, J. W. Weaver, John Jernigan (No. 4 not listed) J. A. Edge, W. J. Baker, V. E. Kelley, and J. L. Jimmerson.

Elected November 1928: Jas. G. Strong, County Judge; Joe Fite, District Clerk; A. J. Holmes, Jr., County Clerk; Mrs. Ada Jordan, County Superintendent; Mrs. Jessie Pippen, County Treasurer; L. M. Hunt, Sheriff; Carl Jordan, Tax Assessor; B. J. Anderson, Tax Collector; Sam T. Holt, County Attorney; W. C. Wilson, Homer Jones, George Furrh, and C. B. Hooker, County Commissioners. The following Justices of the Peace, Precincts Nos. 1 to 8, both inclusive, in order named. D. P. Donovan, S. J. Martin, C. V. Bagley, Marvin Gulley, (No. 5 not listed), J. G. Bounds, John A. Heaton, and (No. 8 not listed.) The following Constables in order as listed: Ralph Chamness, J. P. Matthews, John M. Jernigan, T. C. Cadenhead, J. A. Edge, Eugene Newman, W. M. Porter.

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