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.