NOTICE UPON ORDER FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION

Friday, January 31, 2020

NOTICE UPON

ORDER FOR

SERVICE BY

PUBLICATION

STATE OF MISSOURI SS.

COUNTY OF RIPLEY IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF RIPLEY COUNTY, MISSOURI

Case No.: 20RI-CV00036

BILLY J. HAMPTON, 570 RIPLEY J2, DONIPHAN, MO 63935

Plaintiff,

VS.

J.R. BAKER AND GERTRUDE BAKER, his wife, and B.J. PAYNE AGENCY, INC., a Missouri Corporation, if they be living, and if they be dead, then their unknown successors, devisees, consorts, and immediate mesne, remote, voluntary and involuntary grantees,

donees, alienees, legatees, administrators, executors, guardians, mortgagees, trustees, legal representatives and assigns, and all other persons, corporations or successors claiming by, through or under them, Defendants.

The State of Missouri to Defendants, JR. Baker and Gertrude Baker, his wife, and B. J. Payne Agency, Inc., et. al.:

You are hereby notified that an action as been commenced against you in the Circuit Court of the County of Ripley, Missouri, the object and general nature of which is to Quiet and Determine Title and which affects the following property:

The Southwest Quarter of the Northeast Quarter, the East Half of the South Half of Lot 1 of the Northwest Quarter, the Southeast Quarter of the North Half of Lot 1 of the Northwest Quarter, and North Half of the North Half of Lot 1 of the Northwest Quarter, all in Section 30, Township 24 North, Range 1 West, containing 90 acres, more or less, excepting however road rights of way and easements for electric and

phone lines.

Except for one half oil and mineral rights heretofore reserved.

(Description Supplied)

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

You are further notified that, unless you file an answer or other pleading or shall otherwise appear and defend against the aforesaid petition within forty-five (45) days after the 5th day of February, 2020, judgment by default will be rendered against you.

Witness my hand and the seal of the Circuit Court this 31st day of January, 2020.

(SEAL)

Sharon R. Richmond

Clerk

Sylvia U. Pigg

Deputy Clerk

02-05-20/02-26-20