Mission of the Finance Department

To accurately document and record revenues, expenditures and other financing sources or uses of Edgecombe County according to statutes and policies, and Compile that information into reports that can be used by departments and other outside agencies to assess the financial condition of this County.


Provide training and education to employees to help them understand not only what they are doing but to see the “big” picture and understand why they are doing it.

With the education and training our staff should be able to train other County employees on financial statutes, policies and procedures.

Each employee in the finance department will be cross-trained in the various areas to enable staff to be able to assist customers/stakeholders if other staff is not available.

To timely complete all reports and statements in order to maximize revenues and provide information in a timely manner.



Contact Us

Linda Barfield 
Chief Financial Officer

201 St. Andrew St.
4th Floor Administration
Tarboro, NC 27886

8am - 5pm

Phone:  252-641-7840