Former DeSoto City Manager David Dews passes away

(DeSoto) Former DeSoto City Manager David Dews passed away earlier this week. He served as the City Manager for nearly 20 years and was currently the Executive Director of the Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation. Current DeSoto City Manager Todd Melkus says Mr. Dews did many positive things for the city and will be missed.

David Dews was 59 years old. Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home is handling his services and visitation.