Selma Assistant Town Clerk Jamie Whitley will assume the duties of town clerk following the unexpected death of Town Clerk Brenda Thorne on Friday, July 6.
“As you can imagine we are all shocked and saddened by the loss of our dear friend and colleague. We are still mourning the loss,” said Town Manager Elton Daniels. “A decision about an interim has not been made, however, Jamie Whitely currently serves as deputy clerk.
“It is the responsibility of the deputy clerk to assume town clerk duties in the event of an absence,” said Daniels.
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