CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)-Clay County Prosecutor Angela Turner-Lairy has resigned.
Turner-Lairy submitted her formal resignation to the Clay County Circuit Court’s Office last week.
She says it is mandatory now that she serves as a state legislator.
Turner-Lairy serves as senator for District 16 and served as the county prosecutor for the last five years.
A special election will be held November 5th to fill the county prosecuting attorney vacancy.