The body of the missing Jackson County fisherman has been found. According to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd, the body of 64-year-old Oliver Jones was recovered shortly before 10:00am Sunday morning in the Escatawpa River.
The Pascagoula man had been missing since Tuesday when he didn't come home from a fishing trip on Black Creek.
Byrd says his body was found floating about half a mile down stream from where his boat was recovered.
The Jackson County Sheriffs Search and Rescue team were responsible for the recovery of the body.