Finance Department

This department manages and controls all financial functions of all county departments and the Clerk Courts in accordance with generally accepted principles of government accounting and various Mississippi statutes and Administrative Codes.

marion county msThe Finance Department is comprised of three main areas:

  • General Accounting
  • Accounts Payable
  • Payroll

Duties of the Finance Department include:

  • controlling expenditures and obligations (including operating expenses, debt, payroll)
  • receipting and depositing all revenues
  • managing the investment of all monies
  • accounting for all assets and capital project expenditures
  • internal and external reporting

The financial activity of all county departments is supervised by the Finance Officer to ascertain solid internal controls are in place.

Staff:  
Cheryl Buckley Purchase Clerk & Bookkeeper
Sharron Johnson Receiving Clerk & Accounts Payable Clerk
Andrea Pounds HR & Payroll Clerk
Susan Bridges Comptroller & Inventory Clerk

Contact Information:

215 Broad Street
Columbia, MS 39429
Phone: 601-736-7382