Jim Fuller Jr. will serve out the mayoral term of his late father James Fuller who died last month at the age of 83. Fuller Jr. has served on Ludowici City Council for 30 years.
According to the town charter, in the event of a vacancy with less than two years of office remaining, then a qualified person will be appointed. It was a unanimous vote of the Ludowici City Council. Fuller Jr. was sworn in on the morning of May 8, 2018.