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.

The 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 County Administrator to ascertain solid internal controls are in place.

Contact Information:

Charlie M. Joiner, County Administrator
Email: cjoiner@holmescountyms.org

Vanessa Truss, Accounts Payable
Email: vtruss@holmescountyms.org

Alanda Taylor, Accounts Payable
Email: ataylor@holmescountyms.org

Caldonia Wiley, Bookkeeper/Payroll
Email: cwiley@holmescountyms.org

Vickie Andrews, Administrative Assistant
Email: vandrews@holmescountyms.org

Holmes County Administration Office
408 Court Square
PO Box 239
Lexington MS 39095
Office: 662-834-0911
Fax: 662-834-3345