Details for PUBLIC NOTICE In the Juvenile Court of Hamblen County, TN

PUBLIC NOTICE

In the Juvenile

Court of Hamblen

County, TN

State of Tennessee

Department of

Children's Services

PETITIONER

v.

No: J180083

In the matter of:

Caleb Smith, DOB: 05/31/20

A Child under

eighteen (18) years

of age

ORDER OF PUBLICATION

It appearing to the

Court from the allegations of the Petition in this cause

and the affidavit of

the Petitioner that

the whereabouts of

the Respondent

are unknown and

that ordinary process of law cannot

be served upon

Melinda Smith and

Rocky Bailey, it is,

therefore, ordered

that the Respondent be served by

publication of the

following notice

for four (4) consecutive weeks in the

Citizen Tribune

and The Herald

Couier, newspapers published in

the Tennessee

counties of Hamblen and Sullivan,

respectively.

MELINDA SMITH

AND ROCKY BAILEY

The State of Tennessee, Department of Children's

Services, has filed

a Petition for Temporary Legal Custody and Ex Parte

Order against Melinda Smith and

Rocky Bailey regarding the child

Caleb S., DOB:

05/31/20, removing

the child and alleging that you

have abandoned

the child and that

the child is and/or

was dependent

and neglected in

your care and custody. 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 Petition

may be obtained at

the office of the

County Clerk, Juvenile Court of

Hamblen County,

Tennessee, at 511

West 2nd North

Street, Morristown,

Tennessee 37814.

This notice will be

published for four

consecutive

weeks. The last

date of publication

will be December

2, 2020, and December 7, 2020, respectively. Your

Answer must be

filed within (30)

days after that. If

no Answer is filed,

A Default Judgement will be taken

against you on

March 17 2021 and

a hearing will be

set without further

notice to you.

ENTER this 2nd

day of November,

2020.

Honorable Janice

H. Snider /s/ Juvenile Court Judge

Prepared for Entry:

Chris

Lawson,Esq., BPR

# 035222 /s/

Assistant General

Counsel

Department of

Children's Services

613 W. Highway

11E, Suite 1

New Market, TN

37820

(865) 606-1629 TEL

Run Dates:

11/11/20,

11/18/20, 11/25/20

& 12/02/20

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