CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT:
Mary Ruth Handley, Clerk of Court
25 Court Square, Suite C
Homerville, GA 31634
The Clerk of Superior Court is elected by the voters for four-year terms. The Clerk of Superior Court is responsible for maintaining court records, recording real estate transactions such as warranty deeds, quit claim deeds, security deeds, assignments, right of way deeds, easements, and property plats. Records FIFA's and military discharges. Collects fines, child support payments, and property transfer taxes. Files criminal cases and maintains criminal warrants. Files civil cases, such as, divorces/annulments, adoptions, name changes, and garnishments. Issues notary appointments. Assists in jury selection. Assists the general public with obtaining various court records.
The Clerk of Superior Court also serves as Court Clerk to the Juvenile Courts of Clinch County.
Clerk of Court Mary Ruth Handley