NOTICE UPON ORDER FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION

Thursday, July 1, 2021

NOTICE UPON

ORDER FOR

SERVICE BY

PUBLICATION

STATE OF MISSOURI ss

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

Case No. 21RI-CV00320

DORIS LEE GRAHAM and

LOUIE CHRISTOPHER GRAHAM, her husband

Plaintiffs

vs.

ERNEST R. BLAKE & FANNIE BLAKE, his wife; WILLIAM BLAKE & LOUELLA BLAKE, his wife; WILLIAM McKINNEY & VICTORIA McKINNEY, his wife; H.J. FLINT & FLINT, his wife; ALMA GERLACH DOHERTY & DOHERTY, her husband; LEE B. BARRETT & BARRETT, his wife; WILLIAM McKINNEY & ADA McKINNEY, his wife; GUY V. McKINNEY & McKINNEY, his wife; OMA HUNT & GARRETT H. HUNT, her husband; GARNET HUNT WHITE & GLENN E. WHITE, her husband; if they be living and if they be dead,

then their unknown heirs, devisees, consorts, and immediate mesne, remote, voluntary and in-voluntary grantees, donees, alienees, legatees, personal representatives, executors, guardians, conservators, mortgagees, trustees, legal representatives and assigns, and all other persons, corporations or successors claiming by, through or under them,

Defendants.

You are notified that an action has been commenced against you in the Circuit Court of Ripley County, Missouri, the object and general nature of which is quiet title and which affects the following described property:

The Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; all that part of the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter and the Northeast Quarter that lies West of the County Road 160W-13 except All that part of the West half of the Northeast quarter of Section 19, Township 23 North, Range 1 East: Beginning at the Northwest corner of the said West half of the Northeast Quarter of said Section 19; run thence South along the half Section line 101 rods, more or less, to an existing fence; run thence in an Easterly direction along said existing fence to the West right of way of County Road 160W-13; thence run in a Northerly direction along the west right of way line of said road 101 rods, more or less, to the North line of the West Half of the Northeast quarter of said Section 19; run thence West to the point of beginning Except all that part of the following

described property that lies East of County Road 160W-13, The Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter and the Northeast Quarter all being in Section 19, Township 23 North, Range 1 East.

The names of all parties in this action are stated in the caption above and the name and address of the attorney for the plaintiff/petitioner(s) are Randolph Maness, 118 Washington St., Doniphan, Missouri, 63935.

You are further notified that, unless you file an answer or other pleading or otherwise appear and defend against this action within 45 days after July 7, 2021, judgement by default will be entered against you.

It is ordered that a copy hereof be published according to the law in The Prospect-News, a newspaper of general circulation published in the County of Ripley, State of Missouri.

A true copy from the record. Witness my hand and seal of the Circuit Court, County of Ripley, State of Missouri, the 28th day of June, 2021.

SEAL

Sharon R. Richmond

Circuit Clerk

Sylvia U. Pigg

Deputy Clerk

07-07-21/07-28-21