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Weakley County Election Commission



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Authority

The Election Commission is governed by Tennessee Code Annotated 2-12-101 to 2-12-210.

Functions

The Election Commission is responsible for conducting all public elections in Weakley County. The commission is comprised of five members appointed by the Tennessee State Election Commission in odd-numbered calendar years for two-year terms. It is their responsibility to conduct election fairly and to certify each election’s result.



Election Commissioners, from L to R: Wendell Verdell, John Freeman, Beau Pemberton, Warner Pace, and Britan Coleman at front right.

Members

Britan Coleman
123 Cooper Street
Martin, TN 38237
bncoleman1@liberty.edu

Beau Pemberton - Secretary
119 Kenny Road
Martin, TN 38237
beaupemberton@hotmail.com

John Freeman - Chairperson
2961 Old Troy Road
Martin, TN 38237
freemancattle@hotmail.com

Wendell Verdell
724 Denning Road
Gleason, TN 38229
wverdell@gmail.com

Warner Pace
206 Poplar Street
Martin, TN 38237
wpace@utm.edu

Alex Britt - Administrator
135 S. Poplar Street
Dresden, TN 38225
elections@weakleycountytn.gov

Meetings
For a meeting schedule, call Administrator of Elections at 731-364-5564.


 

Administrator of Elections: Alex Britt

Mr. Alex Britt was appointed as Administrator of Elections in September 2015. He is a 2006 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Martin, where he earned his Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice and Corrections.

Mr. Britt is married to Cathren (Bennett) Britt, and has three children, Jeremiah, Lydia, and Anna. The Britt family resides in Sharon.

Mr. Britt encourages all unregistered Weakley County Voters to Get Registered Today. He also challenges Weakley County Residents to explore the content provided on these pages to get informed and stay informed of your rights as a voter.



State of Tennessee Voter Identification Policy

What IDs are acceptable?

Any of the following IDs may be used, even if expired:
► Tennessee drivers license with your photo
► United States Passport
► Photo ID issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security
► Photo ID issued by the federal or any state government
► United States Military photo ID
► State-issued handgun carry permit with your photo


What IDs are not acceptable?
College student IDs and photo IDs not issued by the federal or a state government are NOT acceptable.

Who is exempt?

► Voters who vote absentee by mail (view requirements here)
► Voters who are hospitalized
► Voters with a religious objection to being photographed
► Voters who are indigent and unable to obtain a photo ID without paying a fee
► Voters who are residents of a licensed nursing home or assisted living center and who vote at the facility