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(205) 489-2115
 
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M-F 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
P: (205) 489-8765
F: (205) 489-3090
 
P. O. Box 10
11 Blake Drive, Room 1
Double Springs, AL 35553
 
 


Winston County Sheriffs

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The following persons have served as the Winston County Sheriff over the years: 
  • Willis Farris (August 31, 1850 - September 19, 1853)
  • John Eddy (September 19, 1853 - August 23, 1856)
  • William W. Shields (August 23, 1856 - August 1, 1859)
  • Willis Farris (August 1, 1859 - 1863)
  • William Verpo Curtis (1863 - December 15, 1865)
  • Jonathan Marion Barton (December 15, 1865 - 1868)
  • Joseph L. McAlister (November 28, 1868 - November 23, 1870)
  • Lewis A. Lay (November 23, 1870 - 1871)
  • Hiram Adkins (June 30, 1871 - December 10, 1875)
  • H.W. Matthews (December 10, 1875 - 1877)
  • John Marlin Wilson (May 10, 1877 - 1877)
  • George Washington Baird (August 1877 - April 2, 1879)
  • Alvin Webster Bonds (September 3, 1880 - 1884)
  • Charles F. Curtis (1884 - August 7, 1885)
  • Reuben Humphrey Gaines (September 11, 1885 - 1888)
  • William Riley Bonds (1888 - ?)
  • Thomas Franklin Mitchell (1890)
  • David Wesley Penn (August 1892 - August 1896)
  • Joel Marion Ward (August 1896 - August 1900)
  • Joseph W. Maxwell (August 1900 - 1906)
  • William T. Williams (1906 - 1911)
  • Newton Byrd Aaron (1911 - 1915)
  • William T. Williams (1915 - 1919)
  • John William Robinson (1919 - 1923)
  • Newton Byrd Aaron (1923 - January 17, 1927)
  • Grover Burton Baggett (January 17, 1927 - January 19, 1931)
  • William James Roby "Sterling" Crittenden (January 19, 1931 - January 1935)
  • Charles Oliver "Ollie" Hunter (January 1935 - January 1939)
  • William Marshall Bonds (January 1939 - January 1943)
  • Charles Oliver "Ollie" Hunter (January 1943 - January 20, 1951)
  • Clifford Peak (January 20, 1951 - August 7, 1951)
  • James Rufus "Red" Nichols (Acting Sheriff) (August 7, 1951 - September 6, 1951)
  • William Roy Posey (September 6, 1951 - September 9, 1954)
  • James Rufus "Red" Nichols (Acting Sheriff) (September 9, 1954 - September 11, 1954)
  • Benjamin Garland Dodd (September 11, 1954 - January 17, 1955)
  • George Cranford "Crant" Berry (January 17, 1955 - January 14, 1963)
  • William Raymond Cobb (January 14, 1963 - January 19, 1971)
  • Elton Ottis "Cotton" Townsend (January 19, 1971 - January 19, 1987)
  • Gerald Hobby Walker (January 20, 1987 - January 16, 1995)
  • David Doyce Sutherland (January 17, 1995 - November 3, 2000)
  • Elton Edward Townsend (November 3, 2000 - January 17, 2011)
  • Rick Harris (January 17, 2011 - Present)
 
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