The Marion County Board of Education said goodbye to three of its board members at its regular meeting Thursday, Dec. 8.
Board Chairman Mike Cecil and Board Members Jeroyd F. “Jerry” Evans and DeLane Pinkston were all defeated during the November General Election.
In District 1, Carrie Gribbins Truitt defeated Pinkston who has served on the board since January of 1981.
In District 4, Peggy Downs defeated Cecil, who has served since January of 2011.
In District 5, Brad Cox defeated Evans, who has served on the board since October of 2014.