The Coroner is elected by the voters for four year terms. The Coroner, with the assistance from the Georgia Bureau of Investigations and other state and local agencies, investigates the cause and manner of death where a person dies under four situations: 1) as a result of violence, suicide, or accident, 2) suddenly when in apparent good health, 3) when unattended by a physician, or 4) in any suspicious manner

Sheriff’s Office
9825 SR 116
P.O. Box 365
Hamilton, GA 31811

Office Hours
On Call

Joe Weldon, Coroner

Department Stats
Part-Time Employees: 4
FY 2017-18 Budget: $57,603