Chancery Court

Overview

Welcome to the Lafayette County Chancery Court. We are here to serve your needs. The Lafayette County Chancery Court handles the following different types of cases:

  • All matters in equity
  • Divorce and alimony
  • Matters testamentary and of administration
  • Minor’s business
  • Cases of idiocy, lunacy, and persons of unsound mind
  • All cases of which the said court had jurisdiction under the laws in force when the Constitution was put in operation
  • In suits to try title and to cancel deeds and other clouds upon title to real estate, to also decree possession, to displace possession and to decree rents and compensation for improvements and taxes.

Location

Physical Address: 300 N. Lamar Boulevard, Oxford, MS 38655
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 70, Oxford, MS 38655 or
P.O. Box 49, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-236-0232 or 662-236-0233
Fax: 662-234-8057 or 662-234-6996

Chancellors

Judge Glenn Alderson
Chancery Judge
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 70, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-236-0232

Judge Robert Q. Whitwell
Chancery Judge
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 49, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-236-0233

Chancellor Alderson Staff

Robin Minyard
Staff Attorney/Court Administrator
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 70, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-236-0232
Email: rminyard@lafayettecoms.com

 Jean M. Sparks
Chancery Official Court Reporter
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 487, Potts Camp, MS 38659
Telephone: 662-333-6379
Email: www.sparks.j2@gmail.com

Chancellor Whitwell Staff

Kathy Bruce
Court Reporter
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 888, Ripley, MS 38663
Telephone: 662-236-0233
Fax: 662-234-6996
Email: kcbruce@bellsouth.net

Marsha Kisner
Court Administrator
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 49, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-236-0233
Email: mkisner@lafayettecoms.com

Samatha Weathersbee
Staff Attorney
Department: Chancery Court
Address: P.O. Box 49, Oxford, MS 38655
Telephone: 662-236-0233
Fax: 662-234-6885
Email: sweathersbee@lafayettecoms.com

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Frequently Asked Questions

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