Haywood County County Government

County Government

County Government

Haywood County Government
1 North Washington Ave.
Brownsville, TN 38012
731-772-1432

County Mayor, David Livingston

Administrative Assistant Tonja Stocking-Hines

Administrative Assistant
Tonja Stocking-Hines

rachel ellington budget director

Rachel Ellington, Budget Director

Tawanna Mann, Bookkeeper

County Legislative Body

  • Twenty-member County Commission
  • 10 Districts (2 members per district) elected for four-year terms
  • County Mayor currently serves as Chairman of the Commission
  • Chairman elected annually by commission members

Haywood County Commissioners (2018)

District 1


Position 1
Dell Phillips

489 Houston St.
Brownsville, TN 38012

Janice Rogers
Position 2
Janice Rogers

911 North Lafayette Avenue
Brownsville, TN. 38012
C 443-0658

EDUCATION, PUBLIC SAFETY Committees

District 2


Position 1
John King

2628 Highway 54 N.
Brownsville, TN 38012


Position 2
Christan Byars

815 Tyus St.
Brownsville, TN 38012

District 3

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Position 1
Robert T. Green

1232 Morrich Avenue
Brownsville, TN 38012
H 772-3192; C 780-0717
W 772-4140 OR 772-3310

BUDGET Committee


Position 2
Steven D. King

901 E Jefferson St.
Brownsville, TN 38012

District 4


Position 1
Alan O’Quin

625 Key Corner St.
Brownsville, TN 38012

PUBLIC SAFETY Committee


Position 2
Mary Ann Sharpe

416 Pecan Ave.
Brownsville, TN 38012

District 5

Wally-Eubanks
Position 1
Wally Eubanks

294 Eubanks Road
Brownsville, TN 38012
H 772-5486; C 267-0196

EDUCATION, BUDGET Committees


Position 2
Sharon Hayes

417 Preston Dr.
Brownsville, TN 38012

District 6


Position 1
Link Carlton

1005 Allen Station Rd.
Brownsville, TN 38012

PLANNING Committee

Becky-Booth
Position 2
Becky Booth

1592 Albert Booth Road
Bells, TN 38006
H 772-0246

EDUCATION, PLANNING Committees

District 7


Position 1
Larry G. Stanley

7357 Mercer Road
Brownsville, TN 38012
H 772-4904, 772-2124; C 780-8097

BUDGET, SOLID WASTE Committees


Position 2
James Morgan

1885 Hubert Barcroft Rd.
Brownsville, TN 38012

SOLID WASTE Committee

District 8

Jeffery Richmond, County Commissioner
Position 1
Jeffery Richmond

783 Douglas Loop
Stanton, TN 38069
H 548-2359; C 780-0239

BUDGET, PUBLIC SAFETY, Committees


Position 2
Ronald Bruce

4614 Dancyville Eurekaton Rd.
Whiteville, TN 38075

District 9


Position 1
Chris Richards

216 Blackgum Rd.
Brownsville, TN 38012

Leonard-Jones
Position 2
Leonard Jones, Jr.

663 Bond Ferry Road
Brownsville, TN 38012
H 772-0440; C 780-2203

BUDGET, SOLID WASTE Committees

District 10

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Position 1
Joe Barden IV

120 Cannon Dr.
Brownsville, TN 38012

SOLID WASTE Committee

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Position 2
Joe Stephens

665 Joe Stephens Road
Ripley, TN 38063
W 772-1121; C 780-2260

BUDGET, 911 Committees

Elected and Appointed County Officials

  • County Clerk: Serves as clerk (secretary) for the county commission elected for four-year terms.
  • Trustee: Collects taxes and fees and invests county funds elected for a four-year term
  • Register: Records all deeds and trust deeds for real property elected for a four-year term
  • Clerk and Master: Clerk for Chancery and Probate Courts Appointed for a six-year term
  • Circuit Court Clerk: Clerk for Circuit Court, General Sessions Court and Juvenile Court for a four-year term
  • Property Assessor: Assesses all real and personal property elected for a four-year term
  • Sheriff: Chief law enforcement officer, Operates county jail elected for a four-year term
  • Election Registrar: Officer for all elections Appointed by the County Election Commission
  • Highway Superintendent: Maintains county roads appointed for a four-year term by the Highway Commission
  • Highway Commission: Sets policy for county roads – five members elected by district residents for four-year terms
  • Director of Schools: Appointed by the Haywood County School Board CEO of county schools
  • School Board: Sets policy for county schools five-member board elected for four-year terms
  • Planning Commission: In charge of zoning for all unincorporated areas of county Nine-member board appointed by County Commission for four-year terms