Melanie Davis Winkler, County Clerk
County and Probate Clerk
Pictured left to right: Tammy Crouch, Chief Deputy County Clerk; Melanie Winkler, County Clerk; Misty Wheeler, Deputy County Clerk; and Mary Beth Eakin, Deputy County Clerk.
The Cross County, County & Probate Clerk's Office is dedicated to providing courteous, ethical and friendly service to all the citizens of Cross County in a timely manner.
Monday thru Friday 8:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.
Office does not close during the noon hour.
Closed for all federal holidays
As a free service notarizing documents is offered to the public during regular office hours.
|Claim against an Estate||$5.00|
|Recording Ministerial License||$5.00|
|All fees except Probate fees must be paid in cash.|
The cost of a marriage license is $60.00 (cash only). Both parties must be present and each must present a form of photo ID (ie: driver's license, passport).
If either party is under eighteen (18), please contact the County Clerk's office for further information.
A marriage license is valid for sixty (60) days from the date it is issued.
To register to vote, one must complete a Voter Registration Application. An application can be picked up in the County Clerk's office in the courthouse or by downloading at this link, Voter Registration Application.
|UPDATE VOTER INFORMATION||
A resident of Cross County who needs to make an address or name change needs to contact the County Clerk's office (870-238-5735) so that we may assist with these updates.
|VOTING by ABSENTEE BALLOT||
To vote by Absentee Ballot, one must complete an Application for Absentee Ballot. This can be obtained from the County Clerk's office or by downloading at the following link, Absentee Ballot Application.
|CROSS COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSIONERS:||SHARON LAWSON (R)-CHAIRMAN
KEVIN JUMPER (R)
BRADFORD CALDWELL (D)
|POLLING SITES FOR ALL CROSS COUNTY ELECTIONS|
|EARLY VOTING||During election times, all Early Voting is held at the Cross County Courthouse.|
|ELECTION DAY SITES|
|On Election Day you must vote at your designated polling location. The polling locations are listed below. Please feel free to call the County Clerk's office if you are unsure of your polling location.|
|CROSS COUNTY COURTHOUSE||WYNNE WARD #1
WYNNE WARD #2
WYNNE WARD #3
WYNNE WARD #4
WYNNE WARD #5
|VANNDALE FIRE DEPARTMENT||SEARCY TOWNSHIP|
|HOLT'S CHAPEL CHURCH OF GOD||BEDFORD TOWNSHIP
FAIR OAKS TOWNSHIP
|HICKORY RIDGE CITY HALL||HICKORY RIDGE CITY
HICKORY RIDGE TOWNSHIP
BRUSHY LAKE TOWNSHIP
|CHERRY VALLEY FOOD PANTRY||CHERRY VALLEY CITY
BIRDEYE/ BAY VILLAGE TOWNSHIP
|PARKIN CITY HALL||PARKIN WARD #1
PARKIN WARD #2
PARKIN WARD #3
The County Clerk's office pays all county invoices.
All personnel records and insurance is processed and maintained through the County Clerk's office. The County Clerk is also responsible for all County payroll along with issuing W-2 and 1099 forms at the end of each year.
CROSS COUNTY ELECTED OFFICIALS:
COUNTY JUDGE - DONNIE SANDERS
COUNTY CLERK - MELANIE DAVIS WINKLER
CIRCUIT CLERK - RHONDA SULLIVAN
TREASURER - KAREN McCORKLE
SHERIFF - J.R. SMITH
COLLECTOR - DEBBIE BAKER DAVIS
ASSESSOR - SHERRI WILLIAMS
Meetings are held the third Monday of each month unless it falls on a holiday, in which case, the meeting will be rescheduled and publicly announced.
JUSTICES OF THE PEACE:
JP DISTRICT #1 - DOUGLAS KENNON
JP DISTRICT #2 - RICKY LACE
JP DISTRICT #3 - LYNN BLAKE
JP DISTRICT #4 - GLENDA VANCE
JP DISTRICT #5 - GLORIA ALDRIDGE
JP DISTRICT #6 - GARY EAKIN
JP DISTRICT #7 - CARL LOEWER
JP DISTRICT #8 - JERRY BREWSTER
JP DISTRICT #9 - JAMES DAVIS
CROSS COUNTY CONSTABLES:
TOWNSHIP DISTRICT #1 - ROME HELTON
TOWNSHIP DISTRICT #2 - ROBERT "BUCK" MORRIS
TOWNSHIP DISTRICT #3 - LYNN SOUTH
CROSS COUNTY STATE SENATOR:
SENATOR RONALD CALDWELL (23)
SENATOR KEITH INGRAM (24)
CROSS COUNTY STATE REPRESENTATIVE:
REPRESENTATIVE STEVE HOLLOWELL (49)
REPRESENTATIVE MILTON NICKS, JR. (50)
SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS:
WYNNE SCHOOL DISTRICT #9:
SCHOOL ZONE #1 - JACKIE CLARK
SCHOOL ZONE #2 - SPENCER PARKER
SCHOOL ZONE #3 - STACIE SCHLENKER
SCHOOL ZONE #4 - NEALL JACKSON
SCHOOL ZONE #5 - SHANNON HOBBS
CROSS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #7:
SCHOOL ZONE #1 - DENNIS STEVENSON
SCHOOL ZONE #2 - RICHARD IMBODEN
SCHOOL ZONE #3 - JAMES D. MATLOCK
SCHOOL ZONE #4 - SHANE BELL
SCHOOL ZONE #5 - STEVE STRICKLIN
SCHOOL ZONE #6 - JOAN BALL
SCHOOL ZONE #7 - CRAIG T. WALKER