Jefferson County and City of Pine Bluff candidates who have filed for election or reelection in the May political party primaries. The lists were compiled by the Jefferson County Clerk’s Office and are complete as of March 2.

Note: (I) signifies incumbent

Jefferson County Judge

Gerald Robinson, Democrat, (I)

Francis “Dutch” King, Independent


Jefferson County Circuit Clerk

Flora Cook-Bishop, Democrat


Jefferson County Assessor

Gloria Tillman, Democrat


Jefferson County Clerk

Shawnda Taggart, Democrat, (I)


Jefferson County Tax Collector

Justice Jimmy Fisher, Democrat

Lentonical “Tony” Washington, Democrat (I)


Jefferson County Coroner

Chad Kelly, Democrat, (I)


Jefferson County Treasurer

Vonysha Goodwin, Democrat, (I)


Jefferson County Sheriff

Lafayette Woods Jr., Democrat, (I)


Jefferson County Justice of the Peace

District 1

Herman Horace. Democrat

Alfred Carroll, Democrat (I)

District 2

Reginald Adams, Democrat (I)

District 3

Reginald Johnson, Democrat, (I)

District 4

Patricia Royal Johnson, Democrat, (I)

Delton Wright, Democrat

District 5

Lloyd Franklin II, Democrat

District 6

Margarette Williams, Democrat

Glenda Daniels, Democrat (I)

Robert Matthews Jr., Republican

District 7

Melanie Johnson Dumas, Democrat, (I)

District 8

Roy Agee, Republican (I)

Clarence Davis, Republican

Eric Hobbs, Democrat

District 9

Cedric Jackson, Democrat (I)

District 10

Conley F. Byrd Jr., Republican (I)

District 11

Danny Holcomb, Republican (I)

District 12

Ted Harden, Republican (I)

Dr. Shaunte’ McFarland, Democrat

District 13

Brenda Bishop Gaddy, Democrat (I)

Edward Spears Sr., Democrat


Jefferson County Constables

Bolivar Township

Jimmy Musgrove, Republican

Dunnington Township

John Thomas, Democrat

Jefferson Township

William M. Beadle, Independent

Scott Dunn, Republican

Melton Township

Turer Doug Nowlin, Republican

Richland Township

Bruce Carman, Republican

Spring Township

Richard Victorino, Republican

Vaugine Township

Denarious Woods, Democrat

Eugene Butler, Democrat

Leon Warren Sr., Democrat

Deshawn Bennett, Democrat

Washington Township

Michael Odom, Republican

Whiteville Township

Jason Zorn, Independent


Pine Bluff City Council

Ward 1

Danny Lester Walker, Democrat

LaTisha Brunson, Democrat

David D. Knott, Democrat

Garland Trice, Democrat

John Proctor, Democrat


Ward 2

Glen D. Brown Jr., Democrat


Ward 3

Quranner Cotledge, Democrat

Lanette R. Frazier, Democrat

Ivan Whitfield, Democrat, (I)


Ward 4

Cassandra Dean, Democrat

Steven Mays Sr., Democrat, (I)


Pine Bluff City Attorney

Althea Hadden Scott, Democrat


White Hall School Board

Zone 3

Scott Ray, Independent

Zone 4

Raymond Jones, Independent

Whitney Brenke, Independent