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Ware County offices on 2016 ballot

COUNTY COMMISSION CHAIRMAN

Republican

Democrat

  • James (Jimmy) Brown (incumbent)
  • Jimmy Carter
    Retired
  • Pete Gibson
    Machinist with CSX
  • Carl Sears
    Retired

COUNTY COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT 2

Republican

Democrat

  • Gene Dixon (incumbent)
    Retired
  • Jerry Pope
    Business owner

COUNTY COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT 4

Republican

Democrat

  • Steve A. Barnard Sr.
    Retired

  • Sarah D. Thrift
    Retired


CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT CLERK

Republican

Democrat

  • Melba H. Fiveas (incumbent)

SHERIFF

Republican

Democrat

  • J. Wade Bennett
    Law enforcement
  • Jody Ponsell
    Private detective
  • Randy F. Royal

CORONER

Republican

Democrat

  • Atha M. Lucas (incumbent)
    Registered nurse

TAX COMMISSIONER

Republican

Democrat

  • Roger E. Collins (incumbent)
  • G.C. Ganas
    Retired banker

JUDGE OF PROBATE COURT (non-partisan)

  • Calvin A. Bennett (incumbent)
     
  • Vickie Thompson
    Registered nurse

CHIEF MAGISTRATE (non-partisan)

  • Nathan Grantham (incumbent)

JUDGE, STATE COURT (non-partisan)

  • Douglas L. Gibson (incumbent)
    Attorney/paramedic/registered nurse

BOARD OF EDUCTION, DISTRICT 1 (non-partisan)

  • Franklin L. Pickney Sr.  (incumbent)
    Retired

BOARD OF EDUCTION, DISTRICT 2 (non-partisan)

  • Oneida Oliver-Sanders  (incumbent)
    Social worker

BOARD OF EDUCTION, DISTRICT 3 (non-partisan)

  • Edward "Buster" Tyre (incumbent)
    Retired educator

BOARD OF EDUCTION, DISTRICT 7 (non-partisan)

  • Barry Deas (incumbent)
    Retired educator