Longtime Walthall County Sheriff Duane Dillon has died.
Supervisor-elect Frederick Magee says that he died on Monday afternoon at this home following a lengthy illness.
Magee said that Coroner Shannon Hartzog was at the home when he left.
Dillon lost his re-election bid in August, finishing third in the Democratic Primary. He was running for a fifth tern.
Kyle Breland, also a Democrat, was elected Walthall County Sheriff in November.
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