Community Leader Joseph William Gex, Sr. Dies At 63

A long time leader in the Hancock County community has died. Joseph William Gex, Senior passed away Tuesday after a lengthy illness.

Gex was a former City Attorney for Bay St. Louis and also served as the Hancock County School Board attorney for 21 years. He most recently served on Hancock County's Youth Court. Gex was married and had four children.

Funeral Services for Joseph William Gex, Senior will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Lady of the Gulf Church in Bay St. Louis. He was 63.