Citation by Publication/Notice Details

Cause Number : 201639850
Name(s) of party to be served : UNKNOWN, UNKNOWN FATHER OF JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD Respondent(s)
Court/County : 247th District Court - Harris County (Harris)
Citation Type : Other – Citation by Publication or Notice
Publication Start Date :  12/29/2020
Publication End Date :  1/27/2021
Status : Active
Citation/Notice Text :

ASHLEY EDWARDS 170-2 NATASHA ROY 170-2 CAUSE NO. 2016-39850 (ASSIGNED TO CPC COURT) (TRANSFERRED FROM 310 COURT) IN THE INTEREST OF IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD WISDOM KEMET ROCKWARD HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS CHILDREN 247TH JUDICIAL FAMILY DISTRICT CITATION BY PUBLICATION THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF HARRIS TO THE SHERIFF, CONSTABLE, PEACE OFFICER, OR OTHER PERSON AUTHORIZED BY LAW: TO: UNKNOWN, UNKNOWN FATHER OF JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD Respondent(s) AND TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN. You have been sued. You may employ an attorney. If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the District Clerk who issued this citation by 10:00 a.m. on the Monday next following the expiration of 20 days after you were served this citation and ORIGINAL MOTION TO MODIFY FOR CONSERVATORSHIP, AND FOR TERMINATION IN SUIT AFFECTING THE PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIP, a default judgment may be taken against you. The petition of Department of Family and Protective Services, Petitioner, was filed in the 247th Court of Harris County, Texas, The CPS Project Court, The Juvenile Justice Center, 1200 Congress, 7Th Floor, Houston, Texas, on the 14th Day of September 2020, against Respondent(s) UNKNOWN FATHER OF JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD numbered 2016-39850 and entitled “In The Interest of JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD AND WISDOM KEMET ROCKWARD, children” The suit requests orders for the protection of the children, for appointment of conservators, and for termination of the parent-child relationship. The date and place of birth of the children who are the subjects of the suit: JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD FEMALE 09/11/2008 Houston, Harris Co., TX WISDOM KEMET ROCKWARD MALE 12/18/2010 Houston, Harris Co., TX The Court has authority in this suit to render an order in the children’s interest that will be binding on you, including the termination of the parent-child relationship, the determination of paternity, and the appointment of a conservator with authority to consent to the children’s adoption.” ISSUED AND GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND SEAL OF SAID COURT AT HOUSTON, TEXAS, THIS THE _____ DAY OF _________, 2020. NEWSPAPER: DAILY COURT REVIEW Marilyn Burgess, District Clerk ISSUED AT THE REQUEST OF: Harris County, Texas VINCE RYAN, HARRIS COUNTY ATTORNEY 1200 Congress, 6th Floor ADDRESS: 1019 Congress, 15th Floor Houston, Texas 77002 HOUSTON, TEXAS 77002 BAR NUMBER # 99999939 By:____________________________ Deputy OFFICER’S RETURN CAUSE NO. 2016-39850 247th JUDICIAL FAMILY/JUVENILE DISTRICT IN THE INTEREST OF JOYCELYNN MARIE ROCKWARD WISDOM KEMET ROCKWARD Came to hand at ____________ o'clock ___.m. on ______________________, ________, and I executed the within citation by publishing the same in the _______________________ Newspaper published in the county of Harris once previous to the return day hereof, said publication was made respectively on ________day of ________,_____ A.D. and a printed copy thereof is returned herewith. TO CERTIFY WHICH I AFFIX MY HAND OFFICIALLY THIS ___________________________, _________. BY: DEPUTY SHERIFF/DEPUTY CONSTABLE/ HARRIS COUNTY ATTORNEY'S INVESTIGATOR Signed under oath before me on the ____ day of ______________ 2020. _________________________________ Notary Public, State of Texas My commission expires: ____________ August 31, 2020 (LCHAMBERLIN)