In the Interest of:
P. R. J. W.
Age: 10 Years
E. A. W.
Age: 6 Years
T. A. W.
Age: 4 Years
A Child(ren) Under 18 Years of Age
Case No: 12-00-717 DOB: 09/30/2001
Case No: 12-00-719 DOB: 09/23/2005
Case No: 12-00-720 DOB: 06/19/2007
SUMMONS AND PROCESS FOR PUBLICATION
PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE GEORGIA STATE LAW
TO: FALLON WATSON, MOTHER & REYNALDO WARE, TERRY WILLIAMSON, PATRICK TALLEY OR ANY UNKNOWN, UNNAMED FATHER
You are hereby notified that a Termination of Parental Rights petition has been
filed by the maternal aunt and legal custodian of said children, Brenda Belmontes in the Juvenile Court of Whitfield County and a final hearing involving same has been scheduled for the 24TH, DAY OF OCTOBER, 2012 AT 9:00 A.M. and said Termination of Parental Rights petition has been filed in the Juvenile Court of Whitfield County. Said petitioner is seeking to terminate your parental rights to the above named Child(ren) and said petition was filed in the Juvenile Court of Whitfield County on August 7th, 2012. The grounds for termination is that the child(ren) is/are deprived under
O.C.G.A. 15-11-2 and O.C.G.A. 15-11-94 (b) (4). A copy of the Petition(s) may be
obtained from the Office of the Clerk of the Whitfield County Juvenile Court located at 205 North Selvidge Street, Dalton, Georgia. You are hereby notified that you are required to appear before the Juvenile Court of Whitfield County, Georgia on the 24th day of October, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. should you desire to contest the petition(s). The effect of the termination requested shall terminate your parental rights with respect to the minor child(ren), including rights of inheritance.
NOTICE TO PUTATIVE FATHER
Pursuant to the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Section 15-11-96 (e) (g), notice is hereby given to REYNALDO WARE, TERRY WILLIAMSON, PATRICK TALLEY OR ANY UNKNOWN, UNNAMED FATHER that you will lose all rights to the above-captioned child(ren) and will not be able to object to termination of your rights unless within thirty (30) days of receipt of this notice you file with the court (1) a petition to legitimate the child(ren) pursuant to Code Section 19-7-22; and (2) notice of filing of the petition to legitimate with the court in which the action under this Code Section is pending. (3) if the biological father who is not the legal father does not file a legitimation petition and give notice as required in subsection (g) of this Code section within thirty (30) days from his receipt of the notice provided for in subsection (3) of this Code section or division of (f)(2)(B)(ii) of this Code section or, if after filing the petition he fails to prosecute it to final judgment, he loses all rights to the child(ren) and the court shall enter an order terminating all such father's rights to the child(ren) and such father may not thereafter object to the termination of his rights to the child(ren).
WITNESS the Honorable Connie Blaylock, Judge of said Court.
This day of August, 2012.
Honorable Sean V. Kean, Clerk Whitfield County Juvenile Court
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