BYHALIA, Miss. — The Byhalia Police Department announced the passing of Police Chief Gary Looney.
According to the Holly Springs Funeral Home, the 60-year-old began his career in law enforcement at the age of 18. He served the Byhalia community for 12 years before his death on Sunday.
He leaves behind a wife of 27 years, children and grandchildren, as well as his brothers and sisters in blue.
Visitation will be held Thursday, March 5, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home in Holly Springs. The funeral will be held the next day at 10 a.m.