Mize and her attorney Gregory Bushway addressed the public outside his firm on Washington Avenue in Macon.
Bushway says his client has never been in trouble before and he will clear her name.
The county clerk was arrested for shoplifting from Wal-Mart in Putnam County on Friday May 30, according to the Eatonton Police Department.
She was taken to the Putnam County Jail and charged with Misdemeanor Shoplifting.
She was released on a $780.00 cash bond.