• IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF JACKS...

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI YOULANDER S. PURYEAR PLAINTIFF VS. CAUSE NO.: 18-1109 NH BRANDICE U. PALMER and JARVIS SHAW DEFENDANTS RULE 81 AND RULE 4 SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI TO: Jarvis Shaw, father of the minor child, B.T.A., whose current street address and post office box is unknown to Plaintiff after diligent search and inquiry. You have been made a Defendant in the suit filed in this Court by Youlander Puryear, Plaintiff, who is seeking an Adoption of Y.A.P., a female born, December 6, 2013. You are summoned to appear and defend against the Petition for Adoption filed against you in this action at 9:00 o'clock a.m. on the 22nd day of March, 2019, before the Honorable Judge Neil Harris in the Jackson County Chancery Courthouse, in Pascagoula, Mississippi, and in case of your failure to appear and defend a judgment will be entered against you for the things demanded in the complaint or petition. You are required to mail or hand deliver a copy of a written Answer either admitting or denying each allegation in the Petition to Carolyn Ann McAlister, Plaintiffs' Attorney, whose address is McAlister Law Firm, 419 Security Square, Suite A, Gulfport, MS 39507. YOUR ANSWER MUST BE MAILED OR DELIVERED NO LATER THAN THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE 5 DAY OF FEBRUARY, 2019, WHICH IS THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS SUMMONS. IF YOU ANSWER IS NOT SO MAILED OR DELIVERED, A JUDGMENT BY DEFAULT MAY BE ENTERED AGAINST YOU FOR MONEY OR OTHER RELIEF DEMANDED IN THE PETITION. You must also file the original of your Answer with the Clerk of this court within a reasonable time afterward. Joshua Eldridge, Chancery Court Clerk of Jackson County, Mississippi. Issued under my hand and the seal of said Court, this the 16 day of January, 2019. Joshua Eldridge Jackson County Chancery Clerk 3104 Magnolia Street Pascagoula, MS 39567 By: Jenny Vice D.C