Hardin County Fire Department
Hardin County is located in southwest Tennessee
95 miles east of Memphis, with a population of 26,000 and 578 square miles. We provide protection
to Shiloh National Military Park and 50 miles of the Tennessee River, as well as Pickwick  Hydro
Electric Dam and Pickwick Lake. We responded to more than 1,000 calls a year.

Hardin County Fire Department is a combination fire department with
4 full time paid personnel and approximately 190 volunteers. We protect all of Hardin County
Tennessee outside the city limits of Savannah and Saltillo, we operate out of 22 fire stations with 85
of fire apparatus and 10 boats.

Fear not....when you walk through the fire, you will not be burned;
the flames will not set you ablaze.
Contact us:


Office Hours:
Mon - Fri 8am til 4:30pm

Wed: 8am til 12pm
HCFD Administration
Melvin Martin
Hardin County Fire Chief and Emergency
Management Director

- With Finger Fire Dept. before coming to
Hardin County.
Marilyn White
Hardin County Emergency Management
Deputy Director

Been with Hardin County Fire since day 1
back in 1979. Served as interm Fire Chief
before Martin came on the Department.
Jessica Beckham
Danny Franks
Hardin County EMA/Fire
Administrative Assistant

- Event Coordinator
- Personnel/ Recruitment
- Advanced EMT
- Web Designer
Hardin County Fire Administrative Assitant

- NIFRS Compliance Officer
- Pager Programming
- Personnel Badging
- Information Technologist