Former Neshoba County Sheriff Glen Waddell, who retired in 2003 after 20 years at the helm, has died, The Neshoba Democrat has confirmed.

He was "the best," one law enforcement official said Saturday morning.

Service arrangements, which are incomplete, are being handled by Stephens Chapel Funeral Home.

Check for updates on services for Sheriff Waddell.

His son Tommy was elected Sheriff in 2011 with 85 percent of the vote.