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About Probate Court

Probate Court exercises jurisdiction in:

Probate of wills - Administration of estates - Appointment of guardians - Involuntary hospitalization of incapacitated adults and other dependent individuals - etc

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Judge Tammy K. Thornton was sworn in as Probate Judge on December 15, 2008 in Superior Court, Jesup, Wayne County, Georgia. She was sworn in as Clerk of Probate in 1983, then apppointed to Chief Clerk for Probate Court on August 2, 2004. Judge Thornton is in her third term.

Tammy K. Thornton

- Probate Judge
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912-427-5940

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Tammy K. Thornton

Probate Judge

Hope S. Cunningham

Chief Clerk

Bonnie Ragsdale

Probate Clerk

Mitsi Lee

Part-Time Probate Clerk

  • Contact Info

    359 East Walnut Street Jesup, Ga 31546

  • Email Address

    tthorton@waynecountyga.us

  • Telephone

    912-427-5940

  • Office Hour

    Mon-Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm

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