Claremore Daily Progress

February 4, 2013

FA-2012-62

Staff Writer
Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE —  

Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA, FEBRUARY 3, 2013.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT

IN AND FOR

ROGERS COUNTY

STATE OF OKLAHOMA

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF: COLBY JOSHUA PHAM (dob: December 13, 2010)

No. FA-2012-62

Judge Erin L. Oquin

NOTICE OF HEARING FINAL DECREE OF ADOPTION

THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA, to:

SARAH ANN SALES

c/o Linda Sales

4621 Evergreen Drive

Port Arthur, TX 77642

THANH HU PHAM

c/o S. Khanh’s Garage

2446 Gulfway Drive

Port Arthur, TX 7738507637

Any unknown Father of Colby Joshua Pham

YOU ARE HEREBY notified that on January 16, 2013, this Court entered an Order determining the above-named minor child eligible for adoption without the consent of any of you.  The Petitioners have filed an Application for a Final Decree of Adoption.

YOU ARE THEREFORE NOTIFIED THAT THE COURT WILL HEAR EVIDENCE IN SUPPORT OF, AND IN OPPOSITION TO, THE APPLICATION FOR FINAL DECREE OF ADOPTION AT THE TIME AND PLACE SHOWN BELOW, WHERE YOU WILL HAVE THE RIGHT TO BE PRESENT AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE HEARD, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SHOW THAT THIS ADOPTION IS NOT IN THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE CHILD.  YOUR FAILURE TO APPEAR AT THIS HEARING SHALL CONSTITUTE A DENIAL OF YOUR INTEREST IN THE CHILD, WHICH DENIAL WILL RESULT, WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE TO YOU, IN THE CREATION OF A LEGAL PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THIS CHILD AND THE ADOPTIVE FAMILY.  THE ENTRY OF THE FINAL DECREE OF ADOPTION WILL RELIEVE YOU FROM ALL YOUR PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITIES TOWARD THIS CHILD, AND FROM THAT DATE FORWARD, YOU WILL HAVE NO RIGHTS OVER THIS CHILD OR TO HIS PROPERTY BY DESCENT AND DISTRIBUTION.

The hearing will be held on the 18th day of March, 2013 at 1:15 o’clock P.M. in the Courtroom of the undersigned Judge, on the Second Floor of the Rogers County Courthouse, 219 South Missouri, in the City of Claremore, County of Rogers, State of Oklahoma.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto affixed my official signature and seal of this Court on this 30th day of January, 2013.

s/Erin L. Oquin

Erin L. Oquin

Judge of the District Court

Phyllis L. Zimmerman

Attorney and Counselor at Law

1220 Bank of America Center

15 West 6th Street

Tulsa OK 74119-5406

(918) 582-6151