Yazoo County had its seventh death reported to be related to COVID-19 on Sunday.
There are now a total of 560 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Yazoo County according to the Mississippi State Department of Health.
The six previous deaths in Yazoo County were all either residents of a long term care facility, which are considered the highest risk group, or inmates at the federal prison. No details were available on the latest death on Sunday.
Mississippi reported 868 new cases of COVID-19 statewide with 19 deaths on Sunday.