CITATION BY PUBLICATION
THE STATE OF TEXAS: IN THE INTEREST OF Gema Paredes, A Minor Child
Cause No. 2017-CV-0081-A IN THE 197TH DISTRICT COURT OF WILLACY COUNTY, TEXAS
TO: Rafael Paredes Ramirez, Respondent,
You are hereby commanded to appear and answer before the Honorable 197th District Court, Willacy County, Texas, at the Courthouse of said County in Raymondville, Texas, at or before 10 o’clock a.m. of the Monday next after the expiration of 30 days from the date of service of this citation, then and there to answer the Original Petition in Suit Affecting the Parent-Child Relationship of Xochitl G. Martinez, Petitioner, filed in said Court on the 6th day of February, 2017, against Rafael Paredes Ramirez, Respondent, and said suit being numbered 2017-CV-0081-A on the docket of said Court, and entitled “In the Interest of Gema Paredes a Minor Child.”
The Court has authority in this suit to enter any judgment or decree in the child __ interest which will be binding upon 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 child___ adoption.
If this citation is not served within ninety days after the date of its issuance, it shall be returned unserved.
This officer executing this writ shall promptly serve the same according to requirements of law, and the mandates hereof, and make due return as the law directs.
Issued and given under my hand and seal of said Court at Raymondville, Texas this the 7th day of February, 2017.
Gilbert Lozano, District Clerk 197th District Court, Willacy County, Texas By: I.M., Deputy
Came to hand on the 8th day of February, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. and I executed the within Citation, by publishing the same in the Raymondville Chronicle, a newspaper published in the County of Willacy, in the State of Texas, the County in which such suit is pending such publication being made once on the 15th day of February, 2017, a duly verified printed copy thereof is returned herewith.
The distance actually traveled by me in serving such process was ____ miles, and my fees are as follows.
For Serving this citation.........$________ For Mileage...........$________ For Printer.............$________
Larry G. Spence, Sheriff Willacy County, Texas By J.M. Gonzalez, Deputy