Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility

Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility is a mixed-custody regional correctional facility for male and female inmates located in Columbia, Mississippi. This prison houses both state inmates and pre-trial detainees.

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Visiting hours at Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility are not published online. Please contact the facility for their visitation hours.

General Visiting Rules

Regulations for visitation are made available to all offenders at the time of their admission into the facility. The same information will be made available to visitors upon request, but it is the responsibility of each offender to provide his/her intended visitors with the rules and regulations concerning visitation.

No cellphones, you will be searched before visiting. NO personal belongings. Persons under probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision must obtain the permission of both their individual supervising officer and the superintendent prior to a visit.

If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is a family member of the inmate, they must be accompanied by an adult family member or guardian to include a member of the inmate's extended family. If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is not a family member of the inmate, the minor visitor must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Dress Code

Visitors will be dressed appropriately. No tank tops, see-through clothing, low-cut articles of clothing exposing the upper torso, miniskirts or mini-dresses, or any form of seductive garments will be allowed.

Shorts and skirts must be no more than three inches above the knee. Visitors must wear full-length shirts (long or short sleeve). Shoes designated for street wear, including tennis shoes, must be worn. House slippers, beach sandals (i.e. thongs, flip-flops), and shower shoes are not permitted. Individuals improperly or inappropriately dressed will not be allowed to visit.

Physical Address

Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility
503 South Main Street
Columbia, MS 39429

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General Phone Number

​(601) 736-3621

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Inmate Name, DOC Number, and Housing Unit
Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility
503 South Main Street
Columbia, MS 39429

How to Call an Inmate

You can’t call an inmate at the Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility, but they do have access to phones and are allowed to make monitored outgoing calls during approved hours. For complete details on how to call an inmate in Mississippi, please click here.

How to Send Money

There are two different ways to put money on an inmate’s account:

Money orders

The Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility only accepts Postal Money orders. The money order should be filled out completely and sent to:

Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility
503 South Main Street
Columbia, MS 39429

You must include the facility name, the inmate’s MDOC number, and the inmate’s name on all money orders.

Online Deposit

Waycross Bank & Trust offers you a fast and secure way to deposit money into an inmate's account using a credit or debit card. In order to deposit money, you will need to know the inmate's id or name. 

You can also add funds via Tiger Deposits, and you have the additional option of ordering commissary items and having them shipped to your inmate.

Programs For Inmates

  • ABE (Literacy)
  • Basic Computer
  • GED                                                                                                                                 
  • HVAC
  • Alcohol & Drug
  • Basic Electrical/Plumbing Course
  • SevrSafe Training

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Careers at Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility

If you are interested in a career with the Mississippi Department of Corrections at the Marion-Walthall County Correctional Facility, you can find job listings by clicking here.