Melinda McClendon will fill the Houston County District 4 commission seat.
487 votes were cast in Tuesday's special general election. 433 were for McClendon.
There were 54 write-in votes for Richard Talley.
McClendon will be sworn in on July 18 in the county commission chambers.
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