IN THE JUVENILE COURT FOR UNICOI COUNTY AT ERWIN, TENNESSEE
STATE OF TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDRENS SERVICES
(PRESENT WHEREABOUTS UNKNOWN)
ORDER FOR PUBLICATION
In this cause, it appearing to the Court from the allegations of the Petition seeking to terminate forever the parental rights of the Respondent, Judy Coffey, to the children, M.C and H.C., a copy of which Petition may be obtained at the office of the Juvenile Court for Unicoi County at Erwin, Tennessee; that the whereabouts of Judy Coffey are unknown and, therefore, the ordinary process of law cannot be served upon her.
It appearing to the Court from the allegations of the Petition in this cause and based upon the Affidavit of Diligent Search filed with the Court that the whereabouts of the Respondent are unknown and that ordinary process of law cannot be served upon her, it is, therefore, ordered that Respondent be served by publication of the following notice for four (4) consecutive weeks in the Mitchell News Journal, a newspaper published in Mitchell County, North Carolina.
The State of Tennessee, Department of Children's Services, has filed a petition against you seeking to terminate forever your parental rights to M.C. and H.C on the grounds that you have willfully abandoned these children. It appears that ordinary process of law cannot be served upon you because your whereabouts are unknown. You are, therefore, ordered to respond by filing an Answer to the Petition filed against you. A copy of the Petition may be obtained at the office of the Juvenile Court of Unicoi County, Tennessee, at 102 N. Main Ave., Erwin, TN 37650. This notice will be published for four consecutive weeks. Your Answer must be filed within thirty (30) days after the date of the last notice. If no Answer is filed, a Default Judgment will be taken against you and a hearing to terminate your parental rights will proceed without further notice to you.
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