Former Williamson County State’s Attorney Passes Away

MARION – Former Williamson County State’s Attorney Chuck Garnati died early this morning. He was 65.

According to WSIL-TV, Garnati had been receiving treatment at St. Louis University Hospital.

Garnati, who stepped down in 2014 due to health reasons, served as State’s Attorney for 30 years. He was first elected in 1984.

Funeral services have not been announced at this time.