Franklin County official found dead

Posted on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 3:02 pm

John DeMollJohn DeMoll, 62, a supervisor of the Franklin County Sanitation Department, was found dead Wednesday evening in Alabama.

Authorities said DeMoll’s death was self-inflicted and that no foul play is suspected. He was reported missing Tuesday morning.

He was last seen around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday as he was driving toward Sewanee on Highway 41A.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, DeMoll was found in his car around 6 p.m. Wednesday near Stevenson in Jackson County, Ala.

Funeral arrangements had not been announced.

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