Counties

Crittenden County

Crittenden County was formed October 22, 1825, and was the 12th county to be formed in Arkansas Territory. It was named for Robert Crittenden. The county is a rich, delta farmland with the Mississippi River forming the eastern boundary. Marion is the county seat. The Mississippi River, two interstates, and three major railroads provide transportation options, with Memphis just across the river. Years ago, when the Mississippi River changed its course, a natural lake was formed. It is now called Horseshoe Lake, and it features boating and water skiing. Wapanocca National Wildlife Refuge has 1,800 acres of freshwater impoundment that takes in a cypress-willow swamp teeming with wildlife. The largest manmade attraction in the county is the Southland Greyhound dog-racing park.

100 Court Square
Marion 72364

(870) 739-3200

County Judge
Woody Wheeless
Phone: (870) 739-3200
Fax: (870) 739-3072
judgewheeless@crittco.com

County Clerk
Paula Brown
Phone: (870) 739-4434
Fax: (870) 739-3072

County Circuit Clerk
Terry Hawkins
Phone: (870) 739-3248
Fax: (870) 739-3287
thawkins@crittco.com

County Sheriff
Michael Allen
Phone: (870) 702-2010
Fax: (870) 702-2015
mike.allen@crittcosheriff.com

County Treasurer
Charles Suiter, Jr.
Phone: (870) 739-4112
Fax: (870) 739-8468
csuiter@crittco.com

County Collector
Ellen Foote
Phone: (870) 739-3141
Fax: (870) 739-8467
ems71168@aol.com

County Assessor
Kimberly Hollowell
Phone: (870) 739-3606
Fax: (870) 739-1181
kim@crittco.com

County Coroner
William Wolfe
Phone: (870) 735-5855
Fax: (870) 732-8859
fdirector@sbcglobal.net

Justices of the Peace
Vickie Robertson, Albert Marconi, Hubert W. Bass, Stacey Allen, Tyrone McWright, Claude Steele, Ronnie Marconi, Joseph Marotti, Kenneth Cross, James Fraley, Lisa O'Neal, Ronnie Sturch, Lorenzo Parker

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