County Mayor

Welcome to Hardeman County! This is a great place to grow and live. We the citizens, elected officials and county employees are striving to make our County an even better place to grow and live through the efforts of our strategic vision, county-wide economic strategy and top priorities to develop our county into a premiere county of choice to live and do business. You are invited to explore and participate in the many resources and attractions of our rural community.

Mayor Sain serves as the Chairman of the Hardeman County Commission and is the Hardeman County Purchasing Agent for all departments. He administers the Fiscal Budget and is the Chief Financial Officer. The Mayor serves as ex-officio member of each committee, board and authority of the legislative body. He has the care and custody of all county property.  

  • Executive Committee Member of Southwest Tennessee Development District
  • Executive Committee Member of Southwest Human Resource Agency
  • Board of Directors Member of West Tennessee River Basin Authority
  • Tennessee County Mayor’s Association Member
  • West Tennessee County Mayor’s Association 


  • Purchasing
  • County Budget
  • Accounts Payable
  • Payroll for all departments
  • Personnel
  • Grants
  • General County Business

Jimmy Sain, Mayor
PO Box 250
Bolivar TN 38008

Phone: (731) 658-3266
Fax: (731) 658-5721

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Steven Graves 
Daily Operations Director

Linda Ervin
Administrative Assistant

Diane Barber
Accounts Payable

Ashley Gibson
Internal Auditor

Upcoming Events

March 13

Chamber Board Meeting

9 am Chamber of Commerce

March 21

County Commission Meeting

7 pm Courthouse Courtroom