IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF MEMPHIS AND SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE
State of Tennessee
Department of Children Services,
vs. NO. FF1820
LaKesha Laschae Atkins & Christopher McKnight
Respondent s ,
IN THE MATTER OF:
Ladareon Warren Atkins, D.O.B. 02/11/2005
Child Under Eighteen (18) Years of Age
ORDER OF PUBLICATION
In this cause, it appearing to the Court from the allegations of the petition filed, and the affidavit of the Petitioner that the residence of Respondent LaKesha Laschae Atkins are unknown and cannot be ascertained by diligent search and inquiry; and that the whereabouts of Respondent LaKesha Laschae Atkins cannot be found or the post office address of Respondent LaKesha Laschae Atkins cannot be ascertained, and therefore, the ordinary process of law cannot be served upon Respondent LaKesha Laschae Atkins.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that Respondent LaKesha Laschae Atkins be served by publication of the following notice for four (4) consecutive weeks in the Ocala Post, a newspaper circulating in
Marion County, Florida:
LaKesha Laschae Atkins:
The State of Tennessee, Department of Children’s Services, has filed a petition against you seeking to terminate forever your parental rights on the ground of willful abandonment and/or for other reasons. It appears that ordinary process of law cannot be served upon you because your whereabouts are unknown.
You are, therefore, ordered to respond by appearing in Court or 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 Memphis and Shelby County, Tennessee. This notice will be published for four consecutive weeks. You must answer or appear to defend at the Juvenile Court of Memphis and Shelby County, Tennessee at 616 Adams Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee on Thursday, July 21, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. Central Standard Time; failure to answer or appear will result in Default Judgment on the facts being taken against you on that date. All future hearings and/or documents filed in this cause shall be filed with the Clerk and shall be considered
as service upon you. You may request your copy from the Clerk.
JANIS FULLILOVE, Clerk of Court