County Manager



John M. Jones

John Jones was appointed as County Manager of Toombs County in December 2012.

John was born and raised in Cook County and is a graduated of Cook High School.

He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Accounting from  Valdosta State University. Prior to being appointed as County Manager, he served as Controller for Bearden Oil Company, owned and operated an accounting practice and served as Director of Accounting & Finance and Quality Assurance for Landis International, Inc. and worked in banking.

He is married to the former Holly Walker and they have three adult children, Zach, Andrew and Jamie Michael. John has served as an Ordained Deacon, Treasurer, Finance Committee Chairman, Youth Sunday School Director and Sunday School Teacher in the Baptist Church’s that he has been a member of. A member of Kiwanis, he has served as Treasurer and President in that organization.


Toombs County Commission

P.O. Box 112

Lyons, Georgia 30436

Phone:  912 526 3311
Fax:  912 526 1004