A native of Lucedale, Chris Smith has been in the automotive industry since 2003 and has maintained the highest level of customer satisfaction and product training achievements throughout. Chris, his wife Sarah Mitchell Smith and his four children Max, Jackson, Abigail and Ava Claire reside in the Rocky Creek community. Chris enjoys singing gospel music with his trio Big Blessin and leading music at Macedonia Baptist Church. Rest assured that you’ll be greeted with a smile and treated like family by Chris Smith.
Kim Loftin has been a member of the Walt Massey Team since 2005. She started in sales and then moved to the Finance Department in 2007. She is originally from Mobile, AL but moved to Lucedale in 2007 after marrying Matt Loftin. They have two children who keep them on the go when they’re not at work. If you ever have any Finance questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to give her a call.
Eric McMillan has lived in Lucedale, MS for 27 years. He has three children, Logan, Madison, and Ryan, with his wife, Mesha McMillan. He worked for two years at Farmers Supply before becoming a sales consultant here at Walt Massey. In 2014 he was promoted to Sales Manager. He would be happy to assist anyone who is looking for a new or used vehicle.
Tyler Tucker has been a resident of Saraland, AL for 23 years, where he currently lives with his wife, Hayley, and son, Rowan. Ty graduated from Saraland High School in 2015 and has been with our company since August of 2016. He enjoys hunting, watching college football, and spending time with his family and friends.
Jeffrey McCardle has been with Walt Massey Chevrolet Buick GMC since August 2012. Jeffrey went to George County High School where he played football and baseball. He enjoys being around vehicles and learning about the new technology. One of Jeffrey’s hobbies is checking out old-school vehicles while attending classic car shows. Jeffrey has been married to Alison McCardle for 12 and half years, and they have two great kids, Chandler and Kelsey. His other hobbies include coaching football and baseball with his kids and spending as much time with them as possible. Let him know if you are in the market, and he will be glad to help you!
Becky Hembree has worked at Walt Massey Chevrolet Buick GMC for seven years. She is married to Lemuel Hembree, and they have one son named Rusty. They are members of the Agricola Voluntary Fire Department and love to serve their community and county.
Brian is a Texas native and moved to Lucedale with his wife and two kids in July of 2013. His hobbies include writing, recording music in his spare time, and trips to the beach with his family. Brian says, “Nothing makes me more motivated than to help someone find the vehicle of their dreams. People are my joy and seeing them drive away happy is my reward. Call or email me and let’s get you in the car of your dreams!”
Mitch Greene has been a resident of George County for 27 years where he lives with his wife Kiera and son JaKoby. He graduated from George County High School in 2011 and continued his education at MGCCC. He loves spending time with family and friends and is a huge sports lover. He has been with Walt Massey Automotive since April of 2016. Mitch is eager and looking forward to assisting anyone who is in the market for their dream vehicle. Come see Mitch at Walt Massey Chevrolet Buick GMC. Look forward to meeting you!
Troy is new to the Walt Massey family but he has been in sales for nearly 20 years. Graduating from Wayne County High School in 1998 he majored in Music Education at JCJC and was in many performing groups. He, along with his wife, Deki Williams, lead the music at his local church, Greene Lodge Methodist in Leakesville. Together they have two boys, Charlie and Jon-Ellis and he loves spending time with them outside as often as he can. When asked what is his favorite thing about working for Walt Massey, “I get to meet new people every day and help them find the right vehicle that meets their needs and budget, and I learn something new every day.
Clayton graduated from George County High in 2007 and lives in the Bexley Community with his wife, Natasha, and son, Oliver. Since enlisting into the Mississippi National Guard in 2009, he has served two tours to the middle east. Clayton is new to the automotive industry, but is willing to do everything he can to assist you with your car buying experience
Nikki is from Long Beach, MS but now resides in the Agricola community with her husband Walter, two beautiful children Derek and Allie. She enjoys crafting, drawing, and cruising in her Jeep. Nikki is new to the automotive industry but eager to help you find that perfect vehicle that fits your needs.
Chuck was born in Mississippi and raised in the city of Vancleave. He graduated high school in 1994. He has one beautiful daughter that is soon to be eight years old. He lives on the river and enjoys fishing as often as possible. He started auto sales in March of 1996, and he is happy to call Walt Massey Chevy, Buick, GMC his new home.
Allison was born and raised in Lucedale, MS. She has been married to James Scott for 6 years, and they have a precious, wild 4 year old. She started out in reception and recently moved to our service department. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching movies and traveling. Allison loves her job here at Walt Massey and all of her coworkers and is always ready to help you with any services you may need.
Eric Newman has over 26 years of experience in the automotive industry. He has been employed with Walt Massey for over eight years. He has two children and lives in Fruitdale, AL. His hobbies include working on his farm and anything to do with the outdoors. Please contact Eric if you have any questions or if you need to schedule service.
Chris Broadus has been with Walt Massey Chevrolet Buick GMC since January 2011. Chris is a resident of Pascagoula, MS and is married with two kids. Chris has over eighteen years of GM parts training, as well as training with other makes and models. Chris also spent six years in the United States Army.
Shemuel McCraney is one of Walt Massey’s Finance Managers. She graduated from William Carey University with a Bachelor’s in Business/Finance. She has worked in the finance field for over seven years, and she started at Walt Massey in April 2015. She has been married to Adam McCraney for seven years, and they have three wonderful kids, Brody and Devin (5), who are twins, and Casey (11). Please give her a call, if you have any finance questions or concerns.
David was born and raised in George Co. as well as my family. My wife and I are very active with our son who is growing up way to fast, sports and school are his Passion. I strive to be the Very best I can be as a Father, Husband and as a Christian. I also enjoy meeting and helping new People. My goal is to always be available to assist and answer any questions. Customer Service before,during and after.
Mark Havard started with Walt Massey Chevrolet, Buick, GMC in 2007. He resides in Vancleave, MS close to the water, but he was raised most of his life in Lucedale, MS. Spending time with his family is his greatest passion. He also enjoys fishing and boating, which he loves to do with his family. He has also been coaching Vancleave League Baseball since 2010. Mark is also the Mississippi Recreational Sports Fishermen Commissioner for July 1,2016 – June 30, 2020.
Christie was born and raised in Lucedale, MS. She is married to Scott Tanner and they have three daughters Kaley, Brooke, and Hannah. Before coming to work at Walt Massey she worked at Horne, LLP in Lucedale. In her spare time she loves to spend time with her family.
Loretta Davis (Lorie) has been with Walt Massey since January 2017. She has been married to Sidney Davis since December 1985. She was born and raised in Lucedale. Her children are Casey (Amy) Davis and Katie (Dylan) Grimes. She has four grandchildren whom she loves to spend time with. They are Charlie Kay, Austin Lynn, Owen Bryant Davis and Micah Grimes. She is a member of New Antioch Full Gospel Church where she loves to sing and spend time with her church family. Before she became a part of the Walt Massey Team she worked for the George County School System for about 15 years.
Shannon Smith has been working at Walt Massey since 2015. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Roger Smith, and they have been married for 28 years. She has two daughters, Faith (17) and Maggie (14). She lives in the Rocky Creek community. She is a member of Rocky Creek Baptist Church. Her hobbies include spending time with her family, fishing, reading and helping others.
Jamie Lewis is originally from Vancleave, MS but has been in Lucedale for several years now and loves it. She graduated from MGCCC in 2011 with an Associate’s Degree. She married her husband, Christopher, the same year she began working here. If you need anything at all, you can contact her at 601-247-0128. She will be more than happy to help!
Tom Wilder is the Marketing Manager at Walt Massey Chevrolet, Buick, GMC. He graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in August of 2003 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations and Marketing. He has been employed by Walt Massey since 2003 and started in Internet Sales. He has been married to Heather Wilder since April 2007 and has a beautiful daughter, Anna Grace. Please give him a call, if you have any questions or concerns.
Michael is a Lucedale native and recent graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi. In his downtime, he enjoys travelling with friends and family as well as maintaining his involvement with local organizations.
Tori Stringer lives in her native town of Lucedale with her husband Sam. She graduated from the University of South Alabama, and has worked with our team since August of 2019. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing with her dog, and meeting new people.
Courtney is a resident of Lucedale, MS and graduated from George County High in 2010. She has a daughter named Cricket who she spends all her time with. Courtney worked at Landmark Cafe and Grill for two years before joining the team at Walt Massey. Courtney also enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, writing, and reading.