Choctaw Tribal Election Results

The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians held tribal elections Tuesday. The results are still unofficial.

Six communities had tribal council offices on the ballot. Over seventy people were on the ballot.

The results are still unofficial, because absentee ballots have not been tabulated. That process begins Wednesday at 1 p.m.

Officials said the final certified results are expected to be available no later than Friday.

The tribe released the following numbers. These results are unofficial. The votes are in parentheses following the candidate's name.

Bogue Chitto – Thirteen (13) Candidates – Two (2) Positions
Hayward Bell (55) Darrell F. Jim (12) Jackson Thompson, Jr. (17)
Shelby Cotton (4) Brainard (Blood) Lewis (31) Roy C. Thompson (3)
* Ronnie Henry, Sr. (319) Joel Morris (47) Mark Wallace (21)
Donnie Hickman, Sr. (24) Rodney Earl Ray, Sr. (5)
* V. Diamond Hundley (124) Doris Ann Thompson (152)

Conehatta – Twelve (12) Candidates – Two (2) Positions
Mike Anderson (58) Dwight (DJ) Jenkins (100) Gregory R. Shoemake (170)
Roger Anderson (151) Valerie A. Jimmie (24) * Jesse Thomas (104)
Billy G. Chickaway (77) Elray King (35) Christopher D. Thompson (13)
Randall Chickaway (46) * Charlie Nickey (130) Henry L. Williams (100)

Crystal Ridge – Five (5) Candidates – One (1) Position
Chris Eaves (39) * Ann M. Wesley (32) Benjamin Willis, Sr. (3)
Rosa L. Kanagy (3) Joseph Wesley (19)

Pearl River – Twenty-nine (29) Candidates – Two (2) Positions
Ricky D. Alex (144) Shirley (Wilson) Cotton (25) Christopher “Speedy” Lewis (29)
Barry Ben (75) * Linda Farve (89) Karen McMillan (39)
Diana Ben (38) Jason Grisham (115) Myron McMillan (21)
Ira L. Ben (67) Calvin James Isaac (58) Nolan “Yogi” Mitch (130)
Marsha Berry (20) Christopher P. Isaac (25) * Lola McMillan Parkerson (276)
Sherman Earl Billie (19) Jimmy Jim (39) Edward Rangel (68)
Bea Carson (120) Janis Jimmie (34) Vanassa N. Smith (28)
Eric Charlie (9) Mack W. Jimmie, Jr. (24) Sharon Thames (19)
Harold “Doc” Comby (48) James Ray Johnson (39) Edward Wesley (162)
Oretta “Billa” Conrad (65) Benson Lewis (44)

Standing Pine – Five (5) Candidates – One (1) Position
* Kevin J. Edwards (152) Hugh Ralph Isaac (10) Dinah Williams (14)
Anna M. Denson (6) Richard Sockey (125)

Tucker – Ten (10) Candidates – One (1) Position
Melanie Benn (8) Kathy McMillan (23) Peter J. Steve (100)
Karen Chickaway (11) James McMillan (10) Billy Thompson (3)
Lee R. Chickaway (3) Linda F. McMillan (76)
* Tony Martin (69) Eric Nickey (24)

* denotes Incumbent


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