Former state lawmaker Nolan Mettetal passes away from COVID complications

A former state lawmaker died today after being hospitalized with pneumonia from COVID-19.

Nolan Mettetal was 75 years old.

His wife, Kay Mettetal, said in a Facebook post on December 23rd that he was “in the hospital in Oxford fighting with COVID pneumonia in both lungs,” and posted today that he had died.

Mettetal was a pharmacist from Sardis and served Mississippi in the Senate from January 1996 to January 2012 then served eight years in the State House in a district that includes parts of Lafayette, Panola, and Tallahatchie counties.

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