FROM THE OFFICE OF MAYOR LUTHER D. STARLING JR.
Thomas J. Vann served the community both as a member of the Clinton City Council and prominent businessman as owner of the Vann Ford car dealership. Tommy was a lifelong friend of mine and a friend of the City.
Tommy was elected to the Clinton City Council in 1967 and served two terms ending in 1975. In 1978, he was tapped to fill the unexpired term of Councilman Joseph W. Best until 1979.
In accordance with City tradition, flags will be lowered to half-mast at all city buildings prior to and on October 3, 2020, the day of his funeral.
He served the City with distinction and will be missed.