Town Departments:

Town Clerk:     Johnnie Baker-

Assistant Clerk:   Cheryl Futch-

Police Dept.:          Chief of Police: Mark

Fire Chief:                Kenneth Franklin

Public Works:           Jimmy Caldwell-Superintendent

                                     Stacy Caldwell-Assistant

Parks & Recreation: George Herring-Supervisor

Ambulance Services:   Union Parish utilizes Pafford MS

                                         Dial 911 for emergency services

                                         For non-emergency dial (318) 368-7033

Erik Redd

Wes Franklin

Casey Towns

Chad Towns

Tanechia Riley

Abe Stanley

Brandon Towns

Travis Pilgreen

Mike Starr

Chief of Police

Mark Dodd

300 Joe Brown Rd.

Marion, LA 71260

Marion Fire Department

Marion Fire Chief: Kenneth Franklin

MFD Members:

Jimmy Caldwell

Stacy Caldwell

Bryan Strother

Nap Riley

Don Charles

Roger Reeves

Mike Brantley

Michael Gilliam

Jeffrey Kirkland

P.O. Box 511

Marion, LA 71260

Ralph Holley

234 Crow St.

Marion, LA 71260


572 Main St.

Marion, LA 71260

(318) 292-4715

Mayor Kenneth Franklin

Governing Periods: Served the town as Mayor from 1987 until 1990. He was elected again in 1995 and is still serving as Mayor today!


Marion City Council: The Honorable-


Bobbie Wayne

188 Kennedy St.

Marion, LA 71260

Bubba Hoggatt

P.O. Box 350

Marion, LA 71260

Lindsey Redd

783 Main St.

Marion, LA 71260

Town of marion elected officials

Town of Marion


​July 11, 2017

The Town of Marion’s Board of Alderman met Tuesday, July 11th,  at 7:00 p.m. at the Marion Fire Station for the regular business meeting.  Members present included:  Mayor Kenneth Franklin, Alderman Bubba Hoggatt, and Alderwomen Lindsey Redd and Bobbie Wayne.  Guests included Clerk Johnnie Baker, Assistant Clerk Cheryl Futch, Water Superintendent Jimmy Caldwell and Assistant Water Superintendent Stacy Caldwell,  and Judy Garrett.  Aldermen Ralph Holley and Jeffrey Kirkland and Police Chief Mark Dodd were absent.  Mayor Franklin called the meeting to order and Alderman Hoggatt gave the invocation.  Mayor Franklin then led the pledge of allegiance and welcomed the guests.

 On motion by Alderman Hoggatt,  second by Alderwoman Redd to adopt the minutes from the June regular business meeting.   Motion carried.

 On motion by Aldewoman Wayne, second by Alderwoman Redd to approve the financial reports.  Motion carried.

 Mayor Franklin updated the council in regards to funding for the elevated water tanks and the water treatment pilot study using granular activated carbon.  While the cleaning of the water tanks will be eligible for some LGAP/CWEF funding the water treatment study does not qualify for these type grants.  The Town will pursue obtaining the funding for the cleaning and inspection of the elevated water tanks.

 Judy Garrett, with Garrett and Garrett CPA’s reviewed the 2016/17 financial audit.

 On motion by Alderman Hoggatt, second by Alderwoman Redd to pay bills.  Motion carried.

 On motion by Alderwoman Redd, second by Alderwoman Wayne to adjourn.  Motion carried.



Town of Marion