Operations Division

                       
Roger Thornton - Fire Chief
Roger Thornton
Fire Chief   
Danny Scallions - Deputy Fire Chief
Danny Scallions
Deputy Fire Chief

Stephen Benson - Administrative Staff Officer
Administrative Staff Officer

Providing Fire Protection & Life Safety
The Southaven Fire Department's Operations Division provides life safety, fire protection, and customer service to the community through the delivery of the following:

  • Advanced emergency medical services response
  • Fire suppression and protection
  • Hazardous materials incident control measures
  • Specialized technical rescue operations
  • Training
Rickey Barnett - A-Shift Captain
A-Shift Captain
Jimmy Wiseman - B-Shift Captain
B-Shift Captain
Leroy Bledsoe - C-Shift Captain
C-Shift Captain

These Battalion Captains plan, assign, and direct both emergency and non-emergency activities for their respective shift; command emergency response scenes; oversee and direct the activities and programs of their shift within the Fire Department; and provide administration assistance for overall department operations. 
                                     
Contact Us 
For more information, contact Fire Chief Roger Thornton at (662) 393-7466