(Published in the Guthrie News Leader June 9 & 16, 2015)
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LOGAN COUNTY STATE OF OKLAHOMA
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
HOWARD D. JONES, DECEASED
CASE NO. PB-2015- 57
COMBINED NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND NOTICE OF HEARING
To: All Persons Interested in The Estate of Howard D. Jones, Deceased.
You are hereby notified that on the 2nd day of June, 2015, the Petitioner, Darci Jones, filed in the District Court of Logan County, Oklahoma, a Petition for Combined Summary Administration, Probate of Will, Appointment of Personal Representative, and Determination of Heirs, Devisees, and Legatees. The Petitioner has alleged that Howard D. Jones, died testate in the City of Pratt, County of Pratt, State of Kansas on June 17, 2014, at the age of 82, domiciled in and residing in the City of Pratt, County of Pratt, State of Kansas at the time of his death; and that the total probable value of his property in Oklahoma is less than $200,000.00.
The names, ages, and last-known addresses of the administrators, executors, non-petitioning co nominees, heirs, legatees and devisees of the Decedent, so far as known to Petitioner, are as follows:
Darci Jones 409 South Oak Pratt, KS 67124
Kari Jones 206 Starr
Pratt, KS 67124
928 Cherry Hills Drive Newton, KS 67114
In the Order for Combined Notice, and Order Appointing Personal Representative, entered herein, the Court found that it should dispense with the regular estate proceedings prescribed by law and order notice to creditors and issue an order for hearing upon the Petition for Combined Summary Administration and Determination of Heirs, Devisees, and Legatees, the Final Accounting and Petition for Distribution.
Pursuant to the Order for Combined Notice, all creditors having claims against the above Decedent are required to present same, with a description of all security interests and other
collateral, if any, held by each creditor with respect to such claim to the Petitioner, H. Elise Brower, c/o Mike C. Ritter, 247 North Broadway, Edmond , Oklahoma 73034, on or before July 10, 2015. The hearing in this matter has been set for July 21, 2015 at 9:00 am at the Logan County Courthouse, 301 E. Harrison Guthrie, Oklahoma 73044, before Judge Susan C. Worthington. At the hearing, the Court will decide whether to approve the Final Account and Petition for Distribution of the Petitioner. The Final Account and Petition for Distribution will be filed herein on or before 1st day of July, 2015.
You are hereby advised that you must file objections to the Petition for Combined Summary Administration and Determination of Heirs and the Final Accounting and Petition for Distribution before the hearing and send a copy to the Petitioner's attorney, Mike C. Ritter, 247 North Broadway, Edmond, Oklahoma 73034, or you will be deemed to have waived any objections. If you have no objections, you need not appear at the hearing or make any filings with the Court.
If an objection is filed before the hearing, the Court will determine at the hearing, whether summary proceedings are appropriate and, if so, whether the estate will be distributed and to whom the estate will be distributed.
DATED this 2nd day of June, 2015.
DISTRICT COURT JUDGE
APPROVED AS TO FORM:
/s/ Mike Chase Ritter
Mike Chase Ritter, OBA # 30233
MUNSON & RITTER
A professional corporation 247 North Broadway
Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
Telephone: (405) 513-7707
Facsimile: (405) 513-7383
Attorney for Petitioner