Coroner

Mission
It is the mission and goal of the Oconee County Coroner's Office to provide professional and efficient investigations into all deaths within our jurisdiction, as required by Georgia law.

To effectively determine cause and manner of death, affix responsibility and to protect public health and safety.

To treat all with dignity and respect. To educate families on options available to them when needed.


Responsibilities
The Coroner's office has many responsibilities, with the primary one being to investigate death. The coroner helps establish cause and manner of death based on the investigation.

The Coroner also has administrative duties that range from attending meetings to reporting data to various agencies.