Coroner (Department 213)

Sandy Graeff, County Coroner

Description and Mission

The Coroner's Office is a statutory office, required by state law to establish the cause and manner of deaths within the county. Elbert County's Coroner's Office focuses on customer service in difficult times for County residents.

Accomplishments, Goals, and Objectives

Accomplishments 2022:


In 2022, the Coroner's Office continued to provide statutory services to the residents of Elbert County. An additional vehicle was funded for the Office and received in the 3rd Quarter of the year.


Goals and Objectives 2023:


Goals for 2023 include continued training for the Coroner and the Coroner's staff. Of note, state statute now allows the elected Coroner to be considered a full-time position and that official's salary will be raised to equal that made by the Commissioners, Clerk, Assessor, and Treasurer.

Department Budget Summary