Early County tax commissioner dies

Early County tax commissioner dies

EARLY CO., GA (WALB) - Folks in Early County are mourning the loss of a woman who dedicated more than 30 years in her life to the county.

A funeral was held on Thursday for 65-year-old Sylvia Hood.

She was killed in a head-on collision Tuesday on her way into work as the Early County tax commissioner.

She was just two months away from retirement.

County Administrator Spencer Mueller says she was dedicated to the community and was a hard worker who was loved by all.

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