Fire Department / Emergency Operations Center
Scott Wheeler, Fire Chief
Gary Simpkins, Fire, Safety and Emergency Administrator
Emergency DIAL 911
or contact Wood County Dispatch 903.763.2201
403 East Goode St. (street address)
903.763.2221 (phone) / 903.763.0824 (fax)
The Quitman Volunteer Fire Department
Organized in 1947, currently the department is staffed by a part-time chief, full-time Fire/Safety Administrator and 16 volunteer firefighters.
1st Assistant Chief
2nd Assistant Chief
The Department is funded by the City of Quitman, Wood County, state and federal grants and private donations.
The fire department can be reached at 903.763.2221 (NON-EMERGENCY) or 911 (EMERGENCY ONLY), 903.763.0824 (FAX), firstname.lastname@example.org (email).