Notice

Thursday, May 9, 2019

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF RIPLEY COUNTY, MISSOURI

PROBATE Division

Case Number:

19RI-PR00033,

19RI-PR00034

In re: DMC, DATE OF BIRTH: 08/21/2008

AND

BNC

DATE OF BIRTH: 09/17/2010

Minor Children,

TERESA J. MEADORS,

Petitioner

The State of Missouri to Douglas W. Crook, natural father of BNC and Tara Michelle Parsons natural mother of BNC and DMC.

You are hereby notified that an action has been commenced against you in the Circuit Court for the County of Ripley, Missouri, the object and general nature of which is Petition For Appointment of Guardian of Minor Children and which affects the custody and legal guardianship of the minor children, DMC and BNC.

The names of all parties to said action are stated above in the caption hereof and the name and address of the attorney for Petitioner is Beth L. Moutrie, 305 Washington Street, P.O. Box 452, Doniphan, Missouri, 63935.

You are further notified that, unless you file an answer or other pleading or shall otherwise appear and defend against the aforesaid petition within 45 days after the 15th day of May, 2019, judgment by default will be rendered against you.

Witness my hand and the seal of the Circuit Court this 2nd day of May, 2019.

Sharon R. Richmond

Circuit Clerk, by:

Kelsey Barton

Deputy Clerk

05-15-19/06-05-19