Marion county tax assessor resigns
MARION COUNTY, Miss - This is a press release from the Marion County Board of Supervisors.
Mr. Vance Berry, Marion County Tax Assessor/Collector, delivered to the Board of Supervisors this morning a brief letter announcing that he has resigned effective close of business, February 29, 2016. Mr. Berry, who took office January 1, 2016, gave no reason for the resignation.
The Marion County Board of Supervisors, as governing authority, took action today by appointing Ms. Dana Elzey as manager of the Tax Office. The Board of Supervisors is expected to appoint an interim Tax Collector/Assessor who will serve until a special election, which will be held this November.