Madison County Judge/Executive Reagan Taylor announced Friday, by Executive Order 20-01, that the flag located outside of the Madison County Courthouse be lowered to half-staff in honor of former Madison County Circuit Court Judge James S. Chenault.
The flag will be lowered to half-staff now until sunrise on January 23, 2020, a release notes.
Chenault passed away Thursday at the age of 96.
Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at The First Presbyterian Church, 330 West Main Street, Richmond, with Dr. Curtis Christian officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at the church.