Greene County Commissioners take Oath of Office


Shown L to R: Coroner Ronald Kent Smith and his wife, Mrs. Pamela Smith; Commissioner Lester B. Brown and his granddaughter Peyton Brown; Commissioner Tennyson Smith and Mrs. Brenda Burke; District Judge Lillie Jones Osborne. Shown L to R: Commissioner Roshanda Summerville and her son Brian Summerville; Mrs. Emma Turner, mother of Commissioner Allen Turner, Jr. and Judge William “Nick” Underwood. Shown L to R: Commissioner Corey Cockrell and his mother Mrs. Margree Davis; Probate Judge Julia Spree.

The Greene County Commission held its Installation Program on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 5:00p.m. at the William M. Branch Courthouse in Eutaw, AL. The Greene County Coroner was also installed. Greene County District Judge, Lillie Jones-Osborne conducted the installation and Oath of Office of Commissioner Lester Brown, for District 1; Commissioner Tennyson Smith, for District 2; and Coroner Ronald Kent Smith. Greene County Probate Judge Julia Spree installed and conducted Oath of Office for Commissioner Corey Cockrell for District 3. Eutaw City Judge William Nick Underwood installed and conducted Oath of Office for Commissioner Allen Turner, Jr. for District 4 and Commissioner Roshanda Summerville for District 5. The program opened with welcome and greetings by Greene County Circuit Clerk Mattie Atkins. Invocation and scripture were given by Rev. John Kennard. Following the Oath of Office of the commissioners, there was a recognition of elected officials present. Rev. Kennard closed the program with Benediction. A repast was held at Ruby’s. The re-organization of the County Commission is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 at 5:00 pm.

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