Bowie County Precinct 5 Justice of the Peace John Carson has died.

He was elected as Precinct 5 justice of the peace in 1983 and served as Bowie County emergency management coordinator.

Today, County Judge Sterling Lacy appointed Deputy Coordinator Cindy White to fill the position of emergency management coordinator appointed. White has worked for 24 years as Carson’s deputy coordinator.

Published: 08/01/2014