Citation by Publication/Notice Details

Cause Number : 2019-86746
Name(s) of party to be served : NICOLE BLANTON, MICHAEL BLANTON, AND ADRIAN PIERRE
Court/County : 125th District Court - Harris County (Harris)
Citation Type : Other – Citation by Publication or Notice
Publication Start Date :  2/12/2021
Publication End Date :  3/4/2021
Status : Active
Citation/Notice Text :

CAUSE NUMBER: 2019-86746 Tracking# 73815258, 73815255, 73815253 Receipt # 919571 Plaintiff: MCMILLON, JACQUELYN M vs. Defendant(s): ESTATE OF CAREY B. BLANTON, SR IN THE 125th JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT OF HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS CITATION BY PUBLICATION THE STATE OF TEXAS County of Harris To: BLANTON, NICOLE, BLANTON, MICHAEL, BLANTON, ADRIAN PIERRE (WHOSE RESIDENCES AND WHEREABOUTS ARE UNKNOWN) YOU ARE HEREBY COMMANDED to be and appear before the 125TH Judicial District Court of Harris County, Texas in the Courthouse in the City of Houston, Texas at or before 10:00 o’clock A.M. Monday, the 29TH day of MARCH 2021, being the Monday next after the expiration date of forty-two days after this citation is issued, and you are hereby commanded and required then and there to appear and file written answer to the Plaintiffs Original Petition, filed in said Court on the 9TH day of DECEMBER 2019 in a suit numbered 2019-86746 docket of said court, wherein the Plaintiff, MCMILLON, JACQUELYN M and, Defendant(s): CAREY BLANTON, SR (DECEASED), DEBORAH ANDREWS, RONNIE BLANTON, CRAIG BLANTON, LARRY BLANTON, TOMMY BLANTON, JACQUELYN M. MCMILLION, JUDY LYNN ROBINSON CUNNINGHAM, CLEMENCIA SINGLETARY, CYNTHIA SINGLETARY, CURTIS RAMONA BLANTON, JR, KAREN BLENTON, ADRIAN PIERRE BLANTON, NICOLE BLANTON, MICHAEL BLANTON the Defendant(s), the nature of plaintiff’s demand and the said petition alleging: Trespass to Try Title SUMMARY PLAINITFF, JACQUELYN M. MCMILLON, brings this suit to resolve the title issues to the concerns title to the following real property located in Harris County, commonly known as 1805 Sandman Street; Houston, TX 77007 and that she has occupied without interruption since 1984 as her property. Prior to 1984, the property was owned by Carey B. Blanton, Sr, then owned by his widow Lealia Blanton. In 1984, Lealia Blanton died. Her will was probated and per the will, the property was inherited by Jacquelyn McMillon. A warranty deed executed by the executrix of the estate transferring the property to Jacquelyn McMillon was filed on December 13, 1984. Prior to Lealia Blanton’s death, Lealia Blanton made known to the family that he was giving this property to Jacquelyn McMillon upon his death. Shortly after Lealia Blanton’s death, Jacquelyn McMillon assumed possession of the property, and has enjoyed uninterrupted possession of the property ever since. Plaintiff has a deed reciting her interest in the property. Plaintiff has maintained a long-continued open, notorious, hostile, and exclusive possession of the property since she assumed possession in 1984 and her possession was inconsistent with the existence of title in others. Plaintiff has maintained the property since 1984 with own funds, including paying all taxes and assessments to the property since 1984. No suit has ever been brought to interrupt or obstruct Plaintiff’s quiet use and enjoyment this real estate that is the subject of this suit. Notice hereof shall be given by publishing this Citation once a week for four consecutive weeks previous to the day of MARCH 29TH, 2021, in some newspaper published in the County of Harris, if there be a newspaper published therein, but if not, then the nearest county where a newspaper is published, and this Citation shall be returned on the 26TH day of MARCH 2021, which is forty two days after the date it is issued, and the first publication shall be at least twenty-eight days before said return day. HEREIN FAIL NOT, but have before said court on said return day this Writ with your return thereon, showing how you have executed same. WITNESS: MARILYN BURGESS, District Clerk, Harris County Texas GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND SEAL OF SAID COURT at Houston, Texas this 12TH day of February, 2021. Newspaper: Daily Court Review Marilyn Burgess, District Clerk Harris County, Texas Issued at the request of : CHRISTOPHER M. THORHILL Address: P O BOX 30359 HOUSTON, TX 77249 (234) 770-0872 Bar Number: 01758493 By: _____Brittany Hall______________ Deputy District Clerk