Hinds Co. officials announce sudden passing of District 3 Election Commissioner

Hinds Co. officials announce sudden passing of District 3 Election Commissioner
Wayne McDaniel (Source: WLBT)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - District 3 Election Commissioner Wayne McDaniels has died.

The Hinds County Board of Supervisors announced his passing Wednesday night.

They said that Mr. McDaniels was transported to a local hospital earlier this afternoon where he was pronounced dead.

The Hinds County Board of Supervisors and the Hinds County Election Commission said in a release:

“Our hearts and prayers go out to the McDaniels family and the entire Hinds County community. Mr. McDaniels was a dedicated public servant and an actively engaged member of our community for many years. He will be greatly missed.”

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