Notice of Letters Testamentary Granted

Thursday, June 3, 2021

(Supervised Administration)

IN THE 36TH

JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT, RIPLEY COUNTY, MISSOURI

Judge or Division:

THOMAS D SWINDLE

Case Number:

21RI-PR00042

In the Estate of THOMAS FULTON ROARK, Decedent.

To All Persons Interested in the Estate of THOMAS FULTON ROARK, Decedent:

On June 3, 2021, the last will of the decedent having been admitted to probate, the following individual was appointed personal representative of the estate of THOMAS FULTON ROARK, decedent by the Probate Division of the Circuit Court of Ripley County, Missouri. The name, business address, and phone number of the personal representative is:

MICHELE SOARD, 211 CARTER 334, ELLSINORE, MO 63937.

The personal representative’s attorney’s name, business address and phone number are:

BETH L. MOUTRIE, 305 WASHINGTON, DONIPHAN, MO 63935-0452, 573-996-2817.

All creditors of said decedent are notified to file claims in court within six months from the date of the first publication of this notice or if a copy of this notice was mailed to, or served upon, such creditor by the personal representative, then within two months from the date it was mailed or served, whichever is later, or be forever barred to the fullest extent permissible by law. Such six-month period and such two-month period do not extend the limitation period that would bar claims one year after the decedent’s death, as provided in Section 473.444, RSMo, or any other applicable limitation periods. Nothing in Section 473.033, RSMo, shall be construed to bar any action against a decedent’s liability insurance carrier through a defendant ad litem pursuant to Section 537.021, RSMo.

Date of the decedent’s death: June 14, 2020

Date of first publication:

June 9, 2021

Sharon R. Richmond,

Circuit Clerk, by:

Ruth Austin

Clerk

Receipt of this notice by mail should not be construed by the recipient to indicate that the recipient necessarily has a beneficial interest in the estate. The nature and extent of any person’s interest, if any, can be determined from the files and records of this estate in the Probate Division of the above referenced Circuit Court.

06-09-21/06-30-21

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