13th District Chancery Court
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Jan 29, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2013-063 Jonathan Heath White v Traci Leanne Taylor
T/D
Attys: David Garner & Keleigh Sullivan
Set 10/16/17 (by Court)
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2015-143 Marilyn Ainsworth Plunk et al vs Jacob B. Ainsworth
T/D
Attys: Rus Sykes & Jacob B Ainsworth pro se
Set 10/16/17
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2017-007AD-1 Re: Exparte Adoption Kenneth Wayne Martin & wife, Sandra Jane Martin
Uncontested Adoption
Attys: John Raymond Tullos
Set 11/07/17
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2012-024-1 Vincent Buffington a minor, Savannah Suzette Kelsey Brown Hubbard
T/D
Attys: Todd Sorey & David Garner
Set 10/16/17
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2016-140-1 Jimmy Edward Phillips and Stephen Clark Phillips v Bobby J. Miles and wife, Jeanette P
Motion for Trial Setting
Attys: John Raymond Tullos & Christopher Tabb
Set 11/21/17
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2008-168-1 Rebecca Green v Jeffery Green
Pretrial Conference
Attys: Keleigh Sullivan & Mark Tullos
Set 12/06/17
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2015-022-1 Eddie Henderson v Brenda Sue Henderson
Pretrial Conference
Attys: Mark Tullos, Carrol Jones Russell & April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 12/18/17
8) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2017-228-2 Jamyjah Hydeburg & Leanisha Hydeburg
ID w/kids 60 days ran on January 14th
Attys: Pro se
Set 1/16/18
9) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / S2017-450-1 Shelly Dear v James & Wilma Dear
Petition to Add Additional Parties
Attys: Monique Barrett
Set 1/16/18
10) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / S2006-0238-1 Estate of James Owens, Deceased
Motion to Compel
Attys: Rus Sykes & David Garner
Set 1/17/18
Jan 30, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2014-162-1 James Hasbargen v Samantha Bennett Hasbargen
Trial (Pretrial completed 11/13/17)
Attys: Wesla Leech & Brannan Sutherland
Set 11/13/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2017-208-1 Barbara Gwen Easterling v George Rocky Easterling
Complaint for Divorce (cont from 11/16/17 Rule 81)
Attys: David Garner & Shawn Harris
Set 11/16/17
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2017-307-1 Ex Parte of Brandi Shoemaker Caves, et al in the Interest of Kevin Ray Caves
Petition for Commitment Rule 81
Attys: Tullos
Set 12/19/17
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / S2017-0457-1 Estate of Era Lee Hilton Deceased
Estate of Phillip Hilton Deceased
Petition to Open Estate
Attys: Wesley Broadhead
Set 12/19/17
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / S2017-0458-1 Estate of Phillip Hilton Deceased
Petition to Open Estate
Attys: Wesley Broadhead
Set 12/19/17
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / C2008-223-1 Mark Alyesworth v Jennifer Alyesworth
Petition for Modification (set by agreed order)
Attys: Corey Gibson & Shana Fonderon
Set 1/09/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / C2018-002-1 Alyssia Harris v Jason Harris
Rule 81 Complaint for Divorce
Attys: Witt Fortenberry
Set 1/16/18
Jan 31, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith
Feb 01, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / Sm2017-201-1 Estate of Danny Richard Hodge Deceased
Rule 81 Petition for Contempt of Judgment
Attys: John Tullos
Set 12/14/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Smith / S2018-0035-1 Jessie Beck v Rachel Beck
Rule 81 Complaint for Divorce
Attys: Monique Brown Barrett
Set 1/18/18
Feb 02, 2018
Feb 05, 2018
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-281
D/M Destinee Dilmore and Steven Dilmore
Final ID divorce/no children (filed 11/2)
Attys: pro se
Set 11/16/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Simpson #2016-0007
Matter of the Adoption of E. W., a Minor
Lucas and Deborah Hancock vs Alicia Henderson
TPR
Attys: Derek Hall/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 11/30/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-0195
Danna Garner Holmes vs Johnell Michael Holmes
Petition to Annul Marriage
Attys: pro se
Set 12/5/17
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-496A
Matter of J. D. C.
Jalyn Lockhart and Emanuel Posey vs Damien Craft
TPR and Adoption (contested)
Attys: Reggie Blackledge/Corey Gibson/ April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 12/7/17
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-199
D/M Vanessa Thompson and Kenny L. Thompson
Final ID divorce/no children
Attys: pro se
Set 12/13/17
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2016-260
Jones County School District vs Covington County
Motion for Status conference and to Inspect Documents
Attys: Terry Caves/William Whitehead
Set 12/19/17
7) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Simpson #2017-272
Estate of Leon Newton Davis
Rule 81/Petition to Contest Will
Attys: Wesley Broadhead/J. D Sanford
Set 12/20/17
8) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Lawrence / Covington #2017-181
Kristie Rushing Strickland vs David Strickland
Rule 81/Petition for Citation of Contempt and
and Modification
Attys: Corey Gibson/
Set 12/22/17
9) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-181
Kristie Rushing Strickland vs David Strickland
Rule 81/Petition for Citation of Contempt and Modification
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 12/22/17
10) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-0287
Lindsay Cross vs Matthew Cross
Complaint for Divorce (Rule 81 cont 1/8)
Attys: Alan Buffington
Set 1/8/18
11) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Jeff Davis #17-0039
Lenora Griffith Bourne, et al vs Joyce Griffith, et al
Status conference
Attys: Alan Buffington/Kenneth Grigsby
Set 1/17/18
12) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Jeff Davis #17-0160
Joseph Dale Dyess vs Joann Elizabeth Buhidar
Rule 81/Complaint for Paternity and Custody
Attys: Alan Buffington
Set 1/17/18
13) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-0227
D/M Princess Anne Harvey and Ronald Harvey
Final ID divorce/no children
Attys: pro se
Set 1/24/18
14) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-0024
Justin Mahaffey vs Brittany Mahaffey
Temp Hrg/Divorce and Custody
Attys: Mary Burnham
Set 1/29/18
15) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2013-251
Estate of Maudie Luvine, Dec.
Motion for Trial Setting
Attys: Mary Burnham
Set 1/29/18
Feb 06, 2018
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington
Feb 07, 2018
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-077
MS DOR vs Sharlotte Burnham
Preliminary Injunction and TRO (cont 9/27)
Attys: Steven Usry
Set 9/28/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-0046
Cynthia Keyes Thompson vs Cornelius Thompson
Pre-trial conference (cont 12/4)
Attys: Nancy Steen
Set 12/4/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-306
Richard W. Alayan vs Cabrina Mann Alayan
Rule 81/Complaint for Divorce and Motion for Temporary Relief
Attys: Brad Thompson
Set 12/18/17
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Smith #2011-062
Michelle Hunt vs Chip Hunt
Rule 81/Petition for Contempt
Attys: David Garner
Set 1/16/18
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Simpson #2018-0024
Sarah Joanne Herrington Kennedy vs Bryan Scott Kennedy
Rule 81/Complaint for Divorce
Attys: David Garner
Set 1/16/18
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Smith #2018-004
Holly Moran Blakeney vs Dustin Keith Blakeney
Rule 81/Complaint for Divorce
Attys: David Garner
Set 1/16/18
7) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Smith #2016-026
James Todd Hales vs Brandy Leigh Hales
Pre-trial conference (Trial March 5 - 7)
Attys: William Wright/John Robert White, Jr./April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 1/18/18
8) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Simpson #2018-0042
Matter of Elizabeth Dianne Kennedy, Dec.
Erin Kennedy Wall, Petitioner
Larry Kennedy, Joint Petitioner
Petition to Access Checking Accounts/Petition to Access Safety Deposit Box
Attys: pro se
Set 2/1/18
Feb 08, 2018
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-493A
Matter of the Adoption of Minor Child Described Herein
L. C. Firle and Linda Firle, Petitioners
Final Adoption (cont 12/14)
Attys: Eldon Meeks
Set 12/14/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2017-317
Effie Beasley and Haleigh Richardson vs Kelly and Adam Prestenbach, Adrian Oliver and unknown Putative Father
TRO/custody (cont 1/8)
Attys: Dana Bumgardner
Set 1/8/18
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Covington / Covington #2018-010
Teddric O'Neal Walker vs Abigail Jestine Clark
Rule 81/Complaint for Custody, Paternity and Other Relief
Attys: Tracey Brown
Set 2/1/18
Feb 09, 2018
Feb 12, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-067-1 Sheri N. Musgrove v James B. Musgrove
Rule 81 Complaint for Divorce & Motion for Temporary Relief (continued from 10/10/17)
Attys: Marcus D. Evans & James Musgrove, pro se
Set 10/05/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / Sm2017-182-1 Heidi Pickering v Nelson Pickering
Rule 81 Temporary Hearing
Attys: Chace Morgan
Set 12/12/17
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-0124-1 Guardianship of 4 minor children, Steven Carroll Jones Petitioner
Petition to Appoint Guardian
Attys: Mary Burnham
Set 12/12/17
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / L2017-0021-1 Estate of Jewel L. Ritchie a/k/a Jewel Lambert Ritchie Deceased
Petition to Appoint Executor of LWT of Jewel L. Ritchie Deceased
Attys: William Boerner, Gary L. Honea & Michelle Van Norman
Set 12/19/17
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2016-011-1 Danny Sanford v John Putney & Linda Louise Putney
Defendants' Motion to Reconsider
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 1/23/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-150-1 In Re: Mason Trust
Motion for Extension of Time to Serve Process
Attys: John Dollarhide
Set 1/29/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-062-1 Estate of Victoria C. Tyrone Deceased
Publication of Unknown Heirs
Attys: Mary Burnham
Set 1/31/18
8) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / Sm2014-0162-1 James Hasbergen v Samantha Bennett Hasbergen
Final Trial
Attys: Wesla Leach & Brannan Southerland & April Taylor Bryant, GAL
Set 2/01/18
9) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / S2017-0108-1 Peoples Bank & Others v Buchanan & Others et al
Motion to Set Aside Order of Default
Attys: Bill Smith, Brad McDill & Johnny McDaniel
Set 2/02/18
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2006-0016
Jeffrey Quick vs Tabatha Quick Saint
Pre-trial conference
Attys: Terrell Stubbs/Tabatha - pro se/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 10/27/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2005-0235
Kristi Clyde Scoggins vs Thomas Clinton Scoggins
Rule 81/Petition for Contempt
Attys: Chris Purdum
Set 11/20/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0323
D/M Candace Marie Runnels and Kenneth Dalton Runnels
Final ID divorce/no children
Attys: pro se
Set 11/20/17
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0442
D/M Charles Alan Butler and Amanda Dawn Butler
Final ID divorce/no children
Attys: pro se
Set 11/28/17
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2015-0261
Joseph Paul Garner vs Leigh Ann McBride
Trial
Attys: Terrell Stubbs/Witt Fortenberry/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 11/27/17
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0270
D/M Alean Carter and Robert Ray Carter
Final ID divorce
Attys: pro se
Set 12/5/17
7) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-446
D/M Christina Mayo and Kimberly Mayo
Final ID divorce/no children
Attys: pro se
Set 12/6/17
8) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2010-0490
Yvette Stephens vs Randy Broome Stephens
Rule 81/Petition for Contempt
Attys: Nancy Steen
Set 12/13/17
9) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0284
Angela Hope Roberts vs Gary Clint Roberts
Review/Complaint for Custody
Attys: Witt Fortenberry
Set 12/13/17
10) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Jeff Davis #16-0152
Guardianship of Della Grace Elizabeth Coutler, a Minor
Shannon Dunn and Donna Dunn, Petitioners
Attys: April T. Bryant/Terrell Stubbs/Jason Barrett, GAL
Set 12/7/17
11) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2012-0523
Ashley Wilson vs Lindsay Wilson Mulvihill
Status conference
Attys: Chris Purdum/Tracey Brown
Set 11/27/17
12) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0455
Jerald Anthony Berry, Jr., vs Jennifer Ventre Berry
Rule 81/Complaint for Divorce
Attys: John R. Tullos
Set 12/27/17
13) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2018-022
Matter of Javyies Rankin, A Minor
Petition to Appoint Guardian
Attys: Terrell Stubbs
Set 1/18/18
14) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2018-0028
Matter of Javyies Rankin, a Minor, by and through her Parents, Adrienne Davidson and Richard Davidson
Minor's Settlement
Attys: Terrell Stubbs
Set 1/18/18
15) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2018-0023
Matter of Madison Davidson, a Minor
Petition to Appoint Guardian
Attys: Terrell Stubbs
Set 1/18/18
16) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2018-0026
Matter of Madison Davidson, a Minor, by and through her parents, Adrienne Davidson and Richard Davidson
Minor's Settlement
Attys: Terrell Stubbs
Set 1/18/18
Feb 13, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2009-337 Sheila Ann Welch Picou v Orland Timothy Davis
Motion for Modification (Pretrial Conference continued from 10/12/17)
Attys: Sam Creel
Set 10/12/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-075-1 Estate of Wayne Booth Deceased
Petition for Determination of Heirs and Pretrial Conference
Attys: Reggie Blackledge & Mary Burnham
Set 12/14/17
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2014-121-1 Estate of Dorothy Russell, Deceased
Publication of Heirs at Law
Attys: Reggie Blackledge
Set 12/15/17
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2014-122-1 Estate of Billy Sanford, Deceased
Return for Publication of Heirs and to Close Estate
Attys: Reggie Blackledge
Set 12/15/17
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-304-1 RE: Guardianship of Justin Trent Norris, a minor
Petition to Establish Guardianship
Attys: Matthew Rigel
Set 2/13/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-501A-1 In the Matter of Adoption of a Minor Child Billy Adam Bunch Petitioner
Agreed Adoption
Attys: Grant Hedgepeth
Set 1/08/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2016-0124-1 Joy Cromwell v Jason Cromwell
Rule 81 Contempt
Attys: Shakita Taylor
Set 1/18/18
8) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-288-1 Sasha Batte v Thomas Clayton Bate
Rule 81 Emergency Hearing
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 2/02/18
9) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / S2018-0045-1 Estate of Climmis Sullivan Byars, Deceased Climmis Elizbeth Byars Hollingsworth, Petiti
Petition to Open Estate
Attys: Chris Purdum
Set 2/05/18
10) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / JD2017-0089-1 LWT of Ella Williams Deceased
Determination of Heirs
Attys: Chris Purdum
Set 2/08/18
11) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / L2017-0002-1 Estate of Franklin D. Beasley Deceased
Petition to Close Estate
Attys: John Armstrong
Set 2/08/18
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0058
Estate of Mariyah Camper, Dec.
Petition to Determine Heirs and Wrongful Death Beneficiaries and for Authority to Compromise Doubtful Claim
Attys: Joshua Moore
Set 10/26/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0244
Dalton Joseph Chace vs Samantha Denise Barnes
Review/Custody
Attys: Tracey Brown/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 11/29/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0313
Joshua Hardin Taylor vs Sara Elisabeth Oglesby Taylor
Complaint for Divorce (Rule 81 cont 12/11)
Attys: Terrell Stubbs/Tracey Brown
Set 12/11/17
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0115
DHS vs Mitchell Edwards
Genetic testing
Attys: Tim Hayden/Mark Tullos
Set 12/12/17
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-287
Vince Thornton, as Beneficiary of J. P. Thornton Family Trust vs Steve C. Thornton, Successor Trustee of J. P. Thornton Family Trust
Rule 81/Petition for Accounting; For Removal of Trustee; Appointment of Successor Trustee and other Relief
Defendant's Motion to Quash (set 2/9)
Attys: Megan S. Thornton
Set 12/23/17
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Covington #2018-502A
Petition of Blake Maxwell and Haley Maxwell for the Adoption of Child
Rule 81/TPR
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 1/9/17
Feb 14, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / JD2017-0040-1 Estate of John H. Buckley, Deceased
Petition to Close Estate
Attys: April T. Bryant
Set 2/01/18
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-266
Estate of Mary Edna Yoakum, Dec.
Mary Virginia Smith vs Henry Yoakum
Further proceedings/Probate Will (cont 11/28)
Attys: Rus Sykes
Set 11/28/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-272
Estate of Leon Newton Davis
Rule 81/Petition to Contest Will
Attys: Wesley Broadhead/J. D. Sanford
Set 12/15/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Lawrence #2016-175
Lori Martin vs Joseph Eugene Bennett, et al
Motion to Withdraw
Attys: Alan Buffington/Joey Norton
Set 12/20/17
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2017-0004AD
Adoption of Child Described in Petition
Meagan Wiley and David Anthony Wiley III, Petitioners
Adoption
Attys: Witt Fortenberry
Set 1/8/18
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Smith #2013-066
Danny G. Purvis vs Stephanie Martin Purvis
Status conference
Attys: Wesley Broadhead/Sharon Thibodeaux
Set 1/16/18
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2016-306
Kevin Steen vs Amanda McNair, et al
Motion to Compel (set 1/19/18)/Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment (set 1/24/18)
Attys: Rus Sykes/Wesley Broadhead
Set 1/19/18
7) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #18-0036
Interest of Brennan Reid Carney, a Minor
Petitioner, Pamela Leanne Shows (Creel)
TPR and Adoption
Attys: Tracey Brown
Set 1/25/18
8) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Smith #2010-35
Kevin Toney vs Ter'ree Adams
Motion to Dismiss Petition for Modification of Custody
Attys: Wesley Broadhead
Set 2/1/18
9) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Covington #2017-0024
Justin Mahaffey vs Brittany Mahaffey
Temp Hrg/Divorce and Custody (cont 2/5)
Attys: Mary Burnham/Stacey Sims
Set 2/5/18
Feb 15, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2015-155-1 Leah Dawn Lack v Landon Joseph Lack
Final Trial (Pretrial entered 8/2/17)
Attys: Chase Morgan & Keleigh Sullivan
Set 11/02/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-231-1 Amanda J. Craft & Nathaniel Craft, Sr. v Carri Amanda Kellum & William Joel Kellum
Petition for Guardianship (cont from 1/9/18)
Attys: Barbara Parker & William Joel Kellum pro se
Set 1/9/18
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-495A-1 Adoption of Karen Stephanie Sachez and Cristopher Caricio a minor
Petitioners Zulma Caricio Ramirez & husband, E. Santos Cruz
Petition for Adoption
Attys: Jerry Sharp
Set 1/06/18
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2013-119-1 Olivia Clark Gilmore v Joshua Lee Gilmore
Rule 81 Petition for Citation of Contempt & Modification
Attys: Chris Farris
Set 1/22/18
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / Sm2017-232-1 Justin David Taylor v Sydney Lynn Kemp
Rule 81 Petition to Establish Paternity and Visitation & Child Support
Attys: Brad Thompson
Set 01/23/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Covington / C2017-283-1 Susan Knight Skinner & David Allen Skinner
No Fault Divorce & Termination of Parental Rights
Attys: Mary Burnham & Reggie Blackledge, GAL
Set 1/31/18
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Covington #2017-285
Alan Keith Herring vs Kayla Dawn Kelley
Rule 81/Paternity, Custody, Visitation
Attys: Kannan Stubbs
Set 12/5/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2016-0082
Estate of Jimmy Gordon Shamburger, Dec.
Petition for Authority to Close Estate, Determine Heirship and Other Relief
Attys: Mike Massey
Set 1/2/18
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2016-373
DHS vs Brandon Horan
Child Support
Attys: Tim Hayden/Horan - pro se/Chris Purdum
Set 1/11/18
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Jeff Davis #17-0039
Lenora Griffith Bourne, et al vs Joyce Griffith, et al
Pre-trial conference
Attys: Alan Buffington/Kenneth Grigsby
Set 2/5/18
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Simpson #2016-273
Charles H. Bridges vs Unknown Heirs at Law of James Monroe Bridges, Sr., et al
Petition to Adjudicate Heirs (cont 11/15)
Attys: Felicia Perkins
Set 11/15/17
Feb 16, 2018
Feb 19, 2018
1) Washington's Birthday
Feb 20, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD357A-1 Adoption of minor child, Petitioners Camille Radon Payne and Rickey Lee Payne
Contested Adoption Pretrial Hearing (cont from 10/05/17)
Attys: Renee Porter & April T. Bryant
Set 10/05/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2015-0028-1 Aiesha Dillon v Kilvin Dillon
ID w/kid filed in 2015, corrected papers filed 1/4/18
Attys: pro se
Set 1/05/18
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2013-0253-1 Guardianship of Ja'Myria Davis, a Minor
Petition to Disburse Funds
Attys: Joe Tatum
Set 1/08/18
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2017-0159-1 Joshua Broome & Jessica Broome
ID no/kids
Attys: Renee Porter
Set 1/19/18
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / Sm2013-156-1 Bridget Robinson Covington v William Howard Covington
Petition for Modification
Attys: Tracey Brown
Set 1/30/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / C2018-002-1 Alyssia Harris v Jason Harris
Rule 81 Complaint for Divorce
Attys: Witt Fortenberry
Set 1/30/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2018-006-1 Echols II, a Minor by & through Natural Father & Next Friend, Teresa Echols
Minor Settlement
Attys: Thandi Wade
Set 2/09/18
8) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / S2017-0054-1 Nathan Chain v Natalie Dawn Smith, Brantly Smith and MDHS
Pretrial Conference
Attys: Tracey Brown, Debra Allen and April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 2/12/18
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2015-099
DHS vs Wesley Robinson
Child Support
Attys: Tim Hayden
Set 11/14/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2017-141
Guardianship of Dusty Danyelle Strickland, a Minor
Evelyn Dianne Strickland and Randall Strickland, Jr., vs Alissa Shae Anderson
Petition for Guardianship (cont 12/12)
Attys: Mark Tullos
Set 12/12/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2010-141
Casey Louise Knight Swain vs Michael Kody Swain
Status conference
Attys: Paul Rogers/Mark Tullos
Set 12/11/17 (set by Court at docket call)
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2010-238
Joshua Heath Sharpley vs Krystal Michelle Phipps Sharpley
Status conference
Attys: Chase Morgan/Mark Tullos/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 12/11/17 (set by Court at docket call)
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2016-151
Juanita Marie McDaniel vs Michael Ray McDaniel
Status conference/Pre-trial conference (set 1/16)
Attys: Noah Sanford/Kannan Stubbs/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 12/11/17 (set by Court at docket call)
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2015-087
Dwayne T. Magee vs Cristina Sims
Status conference
Attys: pro se/Morgan Bishop
Set 12/11/17 (set by Court at docket call)
7) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2016-103
Johnnie Faye Killings, et al vs Johnny D. Milsap
Status conference
Attys: Wendell James/Brad Thompson
Set 12/11/17 (set by Court at docket call)
8) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2017-235
Phillip Ben Chisholm vs Erica Diane Phillips Chisholm
Rule 81/Complaint for Divorce
Attys: John R. Tullos
Set 12/27/17
9) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2017-211
Charlean Moore Gray vs Fredrick Nell Gray
Complaint for Divorce (cont 12/14)
Attys: John R. Tullos
Set 12/27/17
10) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Covington #2014-062
Estate of Jackie Katherine Love, Dec.
Edward Lavonne Love, Adm.
Motion to Determine Heirs and Motion to Determine Wrongful Death Beneficiaries
Attys: Seth Hunter
Set 1/5/18
11) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2018-0020
Matter of Clara Grace Love, a Minor
by Edward Lavonne Love
Petition for Appointment of Guardian/
Minor's Claim
Attys: Seth Hunter
Set 2/8/18
12) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2018-0021
Matter of Hannah Victoria Love, a Minor
by Edward Lavonne Love
Petition for Appointment of Guardian
Minor's Claim
Attys: Seth Hunter
Set 2/8/18
13) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2017-0455
Jerald Anthony Berry, Jr. vs Jennifer Ventre Berry
Complaint for Divorce (Rule 81 cont 2/12)
Attys: John R. Tullos
Set 2/12/18
14) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Simpson / Smith #2018-015
Guardianship of Caleb Gunter, a Minor
Petition to Appoint Guardian
Attys: John R. Tullos
Set 2/13/18
15) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2018-015
Guardianship of Caleb Gunter, a Minor
Petition to Appoint Guardian
Attys: John R. Tullos
Set 2/13/18
16) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Jeff Davis #17-0139
Bank of New York vs Gerry L. Loftin and Stephanie C. Loftin
Emergency Hearing/Motion for TRO/Motion to Set Aside Default Judgment
Attys: Gary Massey/Don Medley
Set 2/16/18
Feb 21, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2017-188
Deanna Loure Blackwell Parker vs Duane Pierce Parker
Complaint for Divorce (Rule 81 cont 12/11)
Attys: John R. Tullos/Corey Gibson
Set 12/6/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2017-0449
Matter of Isaiah Tatum, a Minor, by Billy Tatum, Parent, Natural Guardian
Petition for Authority to Compromise and Settle Claim
Attys: Raymond Tullos
Set 12/11/17
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Smith #2015-078
Charlie Holbrook vs Kimberly Holbrook
Status conference
Attys: David Garner/Rus Sykes
Set 12/11/17 (set at docket call)
4) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2017-462
Estate of Stephen Maddox, et al
Estate of Samuel Maddox, et al
TRO (cont 1/9)
Attys: Ricky Ruffin
Set 1/9/18
5) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Lawrence #2017-168
Natalee Hebert vs Daniel Hebert, Jr.
Complaint for Divorce and for Temporary Relief
(Rule 81 cont 1/24)
Attys: Jenna D. Holmes/Brady Kellems
Set 1/18/18
6) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Covington #2014-291
Samuel C. Lancaster vs Cori A. Craft
status conference
Attys: John R. Tullos/Corey Gibson/April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 2/5/18 (set at Cov Co. docket call)
7) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Covington #2017-181
Kristie Rushing Strickland vs David Strickland
Contempt and Modification (Rule 81 cont 2/5)
Attys: Corey Gibson/Raymond Tullos
Set 2/5/18
8) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Covington #2018-010
Teddric O'Neal Walker vs Abigail Jestine Clark
Complaint for Custody, Paternity and Other Relief (Rule 81 cont 2/8)
Attys: Tracey Brown
Set 2/8/28
9) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Covington #2017-264
DHS vs Lee Shoemake
Rule 81/Petition to Set Aside Decree
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 2/13/18
10) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2017-266
Estate of Mary Edna Yoakum, Dec.
Mary Virginia Smith vs Henry Yoakum
Will Probate (cont 2/14)
Attys: Rus Sykes
Set 2/14/18
Feb 22, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis
Term: Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / L2016-0016-1 James E. Powell & Montrice Powell v Jeremy Graves & Melanie Graves
Final Trial (cont. from 10/5/17)
Attys: Damon Ready & George Spinks
Set 10/18/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / C2015-035-1 Robert Ben v Antoinette Singleton
Trial (cont from 12/05/17)
Attys: April T. Bryant & Antoninette Singleton pro se
Set 12/05/17
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2017-132-1 Benjamin J. Coulter v Katherine Odom Coulter
Pretrial Conference
Attys: Benton Evans & Don Medley
Set 1/11/18
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2013-0143-1 Estate of Lavern Walker, Deceased
Motion to Withdraw as Attorney, to Close the Estate and Relieve the Administratrix
Attys: Vangela Wade
Set 1/23/18
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2017-0075-1 Autumn Jenkins v Eddie Jenkins
Motion for Modification of Temporary Order; Motion to Dismiss or in Alternative to Change Venue
Attys: Sheila Smallwood & Reggie Blackledge
Set 1/24/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / JD2018-0012-1 Robert E. Thompson Jr., v Kimyanita Hooker
Rule 81 Complaint for Child Custody
Attys: April T. Bryant
Set 2/01/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Jefferson Davis / C2016-0124-1 Joy Cromwell v Jason Cromwell
Rule 81 Contempt (continued from 2/13/18)
Attys: Shakita Taylor & Wesla Leech
Set 2/09/18
1) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Covington #13-404
Brown vs Samples
status conference/Motion to Enforce Settlement and/or to Compel Payment of Creditor's Claim
Attys: Christian Strickland/Renee Porter
Set 11/29/17
2) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2017-0313
Joshua Hardin Taylor vs Sara Elisabeth Oglesby Taylor
Complaint for Divorce (Rule 81 cont 12/11)
Attys: Terrell Stubbs/Tracey Brown
Set 2/6/18
3) 09:30 AM / Gerald Martin, Post 2 / Smith / Simpson #2018-0024
Sarah Kennedy vs Bryan Scott Kennedy
Complaint for Divorce (Rule 81 cont 2/7)
Attys: David Garner/Melissa Malouf
Set 2/7/18
Feb 23, 2018
Feb 26, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2013-371-1 Estate of Lee E. Mayfield Deceased
Petition for Approval of Second Accounting
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 12/13/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2015-0350-1 Willie E. Hollins & Catherine Lockett v Willie S. Hollins et al
Motion to Determine Cost & Payment of Survey & to Finalize Partition of Land
Attys: Willie Hollis Pro se; Catherine Lockett pro se & Albert Turnage
Set 1/02/18
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2015-231-1 Estate of Genora Edwards, Deceased
Petition to Close Estate
Attys: Wesley Broadhead
Set 1/09/18
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2017-235-1 Mia S. Walton v Charles Odell Beasley
Rule 81 Complaint for Order of Filiation
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 1/23/18
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2017-235-1 Mia S Walton v Charles Odell Beasley
Rule 81 Complaint for Order of Filiation
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 1/23/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / JD2011-0043-1 Carla Speights Darnell v William Duff Darnell
Rule 81 Emergency Motion for Custody and Other Relief
Attys: Mark Chinn
Set 2/16/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / JD2017-0089-1 LWT of Ella Williams, Deceased
Petition to Close Estate
Attys: Chris Purdum
Set 2/20/18
Feb 27, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2017-0319-1 Keliah Robbins v James Robbins
Hearing on Uncontested Divorce
Attys: Paul Rogers
Set 1/08/18
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2017-202-1 Jennifer Donald v Elliot Donald
Pretrial Conference (on Complaint for Divorce) continued from 1/23/18
Attys: John Fikes, Elliot Donald pro se & April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 1/23/18
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2018-0001-1 RE: the Foreign Adoption of Xu-K-AI-Ban
Petition to Register Foreign Adoption
Attys: Craig Robertson
Set 1/30/18
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2018-0019-1 Rebecca Nicole Byrd v Kaleb Samuel Byrd
Rule 81 Complaint for Divorce
Attys: Corey Gibson
Set 2/12/18
Feb 28, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2009-188-1 Verba Allen Shoemaker, Jr. v Lauren Blakeney
Pretrial Conference
Attys: Corey Gibson, John Raymond Tullos & April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 1/23/18
Mar 01, 2018
Term: David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson
1) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2017-0229 Chase Braxton Mahuron & Joan R. Mahuron v Elizabeth May Mahuron McDavid & John Doe
Rule 81 Complaint for Temporary Hearing; Petition for Custody and Emergency Hearing
Attys: Kannan Stubbs
Set 9/14/17
2) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2006-238-1 Estate of James Clarence Owens Deceased
Final Trial
Attys: Rus Sykes & David Garner
Set 12/11/17
3) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2017-0463-1 Daryl Jenkins & Glendora Parker Jenkins
ID no/kids filed 12/27/17
Attys: Pro se
Set 1/02/18
4) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2017-0315-1 Guardianship of Minor Child
Petition for Guardianship
Attys: Daniel Ware
Set 1/09/18
5) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2017-318-1 Polly Anna Warren b Jerry Lynn Warren
Pretrial Conference
Attys: Jeremy Hawkins, Brand Clanton & Jerry Warren pro se
Set 1/18/18
6) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2017-280-1 In the Interest of the Minor Child
Rule 81 Petition for Custody
Attys: Danny Smith
Set 1/18/18
7) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2016-272-1 Levi Martin v Charlene Martin
Amended Complaint for Divorce Summons by Publication
Attys: Alan Flowers
Set 2/08/18
8) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2018-0049-1 Estate of Bonnie Jean Jeffery Deceased
Petition to Open Estate
Attys: Wesley Broadhead
Set 2/12/18
9) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / Sm2014-0162-1 James Hasbergen v Samantha Bennett Hasbergen
Final Trial (continued from 2/12/18)
Attys: Wesla Leech, Brennan Southerland & April T. Bryant, GAL
Set 2/12/18
10) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / C2017-288-1 Sasha Batte v Thomas Clayton Batte
Rule 81 Emergency Hearing (cont. from 2/12/18)
Attys: Corey Gibson & Elizabeth Porter
Set 2/13/18
11) 09:30 AM / David Shoemake, Post 1 / Simpson / S2018-0035-1 Jess Austin Beck v Rachel Elizabeth Beck
Mtn to Trnasfer for Lack of Jurisdiction for Emergency Relief & Attorneys Fees
Attys: Monique Brown Barrett & Janice Jackson
Set 2/14/18
Mar 02, 2018