Absentee ballots and mail ballots are the same thing, and the process for getting one is straight forward.
You can vote by absentee ballot in Mississippi if:
Contact your Local Election Office if you have questions.
This is the statewide agency that is ultimately responsible for Mississippi elections. You can contact them with questions, but your Local Election Office will probably respond faster.
Secretary of State P.O. Box 136 Jackson, MS 39205‐0136