A friend sent me this.
The former district attorney and circuit judge died just after 7:30 Wednesday evening, according to Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler. Cobler says Palmer collapsed in a Meridian courtroom on Wednesday and was taken to UMC in Jackson, where he died. Cobler says Palmer suffered an aortic aneurysm.
He was 66 years old.
And here is what Meridian Chancellor Larry Primeaux writes about Mr. Palmer.
And more here.