The coroner is responsible for investigating deaths so that cause and manner can be determined. The findings are reported to the State Health Department and the State Medical Examiner in Jackson, Ms.

Newton County Coroner

Rebecca Burton

2598 Decatur Stratton Road
Decatur, MS 39327
(601) 562-4597 
Fax: (601) 635-4000
Newton County 911 Dispatch: (601) 635-2101 Urgent or Emergency
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