COMMISSIONERS OF THE MONTH - MARCH, 2019





Clarence Cariker

Clarence Cariker



Name:  Clarence Cariker

Birthdate:  October 10

County you serve:  Tunica County

Family history:  Married to Kay F. Cariker for 64 years, and they have two sons, Chuck and Justin.

Education:  Northwest Jr. College and MS State University.

Church:  First Baptist M.B. Church (Tunica).

Hobbies are:  Horse related activities.

Comments:  Happy to serve the Yazoo MS Delta Levee Board.





Jimmy Scott

Jimmy Scott



Name:  Jimmy Scott

Birthdate:  July 25

County you serve:  Quitman County

Family history:  Married to Beulah Scott.

Education:  Quitman County High School

Church:  Attend various church

Hobbies are:  Hunting and Fishing

Comments:  Always willing to lend a helping hand.






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