Daily Legal News - Adoption Notices
2016 ADP 08812—In the matter of the Adoption of Avery Elizabeth Barnes.
Christopher William John Gordon, being first duly sworn, deposes and says that he is the petitioner in the above entitled proceedings for the adoption of the minor child of Kathryn Renae Gordon and Michael Eric Barnes, parents, that Michael Eric Barnes, aforementioned, does not reside within the State of Ohio, whose last known place of residence is Parkersburg Correctional Center, 225 Holiday Hills Dr., Parkersburg, WV 26104, otherwise whose place of residence is unknown.
It is alleged that Michael Eric Barnes has failed without justifiable cause to communicate with or to support the minor as required by law or judicial decree for a period of at least one year immediately preceding either the filing of the adoption petition or placement of the minor in the home of the petitioner. That other than above set forth, the residence of said parent is unknown and cannot with reasonable diligence be ascertained; that notice is required pursuant to law.
Said cause is ordered set for hearing on the 27th day of October, 2016 at 10:00 a.m., or as soon thereafter as the Court may hear the same.