SUMMONS AND NOTICE BY PUBLICATION: 2019-DR-20-60

STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD
IN THE FAMILY COURT OF THE
SIXTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
2019-DR-20-60
SUMMONS AND NOTICE BY
PUBLICATION

South Carolina Department of Social Services,
Plaintiff,
vs. Brandi Reynolds and Michael C. Sims, Jr.,
Defendants,
IN THE INTERESTS OF: Minor Child born in Year- 2015 Minor Child born in Year- 2013

TO: DEFENDANT JOHN DOE
YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to answer the Complaint for Termination of your Parental Rights in and to the minor child in this Action, the original of which has been filed in the Office of the Clerk of Court for Fairfield County, on April 9, 2019, a copy of which will be delivered to you upon request; and to serve a copy of your Answer to the Complaint upon the undersigned attorney for the Plaintiff at P.O. Box 210, Winnsboro, South Carolina 29180, within thirty (30) days following the date of service upon you, exclusive of the day of such service; and if you fail to answer the Complaint within the time stated, the Plaintiff will apply for Judgment by Default against the Defendant for the relief demanded in the Complaint.
YOU ARE FURTHER NOTIFIED that: (1) the Guardian ad Litem (GAL) who is appointed by the Court in this action to represent the best interests of the children will provide the Family Court with a written report that includes an evaluation and assessment of the issues brought before the Court along with recommendations; (2) the Guardian ad Litem ‘s written report will be available for review twenty-four (24) hours in advance of the hearing; (3) you may review the report at the Guardian ad Litem Program county office.
S. C. DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
Laura J. Drew, SC Bar No.: 101522
Attorney for Plaintiff
P O Box 210
Winnsboro, South Carolina 29180
Telephone: (803) 589-8016
Fax: (803) 712-6404
________________, 2019.
06/13/19, 06/20/19, 06/27/19