Welcome to the Jefferson County Coroner web page.  The County Coroner is responsible for investigating deaths to determine cause and manner. Findings are then reported to the State Health Department, and the State Medical Examiner.  Please feel free to contact us if we can be of service to you.

Jimmy Slater
Coroner

P.O. Box 1620
2335 Columbia Avenue
Prentiss, MS 39474
Phone: 601-792-2011
Email: jslatercoroner@co.jefferson-davis.ms.us