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Jones County, Mississippi Probate Court: Jones County Chancery Court

Population 67,761
County Seat Laurel and Ellisville

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Jones County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about Mississippi probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Jones County,
  • land records office locations for Jones County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Jones County, Mississippi?

In the Mississippi Court system, probate is handled by the "Chancery Courts"

The Chancery Court for Jones County:

NAME OF COURT:

Jones County Chancery Court

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

First District Clerk: (601) 477-3307

Second District Clerk: (601) 428-0527

Judge: (601) 428-7625

ADDRESS:

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

FORMS & FEES

STATE

Mississippi Probate Forms, for use in all of Mississippi

Mississippi Probate Forms

 

Jones County PROBATE FEES:

Jones County, Mississippi Probate Fees Information:

Mississippi Probate Fees URL

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

https://courts.ms.gov/trialcourts/chancerycourt/chanclerks.pdf