NOTICE OF SUMMONS
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF COWETA COUNTY
STATE OF GEORGIA
IN RE: PETITION OF:
THOMAS ALVIN WILLIAM DOBBS,
FOR THE ADOPTION OF:
KEIRSTEN CAMILLE WHEELER, a minor child.
CIVIL ACTION FILE NO. 2014-A-38-DB
TO: MICHAEL LEE WHEELER
Please take notice that a Petition for Termination of your Parental Rights as against KEIRSTEN CAMILLE WHEELER in the adoption of said child by THOMAS ALVIN WILLIAM DOBBS was filed in the Superior Court of Coweta County, Georgia on the 5th day of August, 2014.
You are hereby commanded and required to appear before the presiding judge of the Superior Court of Coweta County, Georgia, on the 2nd day of October, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. The hearing is for the purpose of determining whether or not your parental rights should be terminated.
Please be advised that this is a serious proceeding and if the Petition is granted by the Superior Court, the Court’s order will be without limit as to duration and will terminate all your rights and obligations with respect to said child and all rights and obligations of the child to you arising from your parental relationship, including rights of inheritance. You will not thereafter be entitled to notice of proceedings for the adoption of said child nor would you have any right to object to said adoption or otherwise to participate in the proceedings. You are hereby summoned and required to file with the Clerk of said court and serve upon Petitioner’s attorney whose name and address is Walter S. Haugen, 11 Perry Street, Newnan, Georgia, 30263, a response to the Petition which is herewith served upon you within thirty (30) days after service of this Summons upon you, exclusive of the day of service. Notice shall be deemed the date of last publication. If you fail to do so, Judgment by Default will be taken against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.
THE HONORABLE DENNIS T. BLACKMON
JUDGE, COWETA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT
THIS 5th DAY OF August , 2014.