Public Notice

IN THE COUNTY COMMISSION OF
WETZEL COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA

IN RE:
THE ESTATE OF MARY BETH COCHRAN
DOD: August 8, 2020

NOTICE OF ANCILLARY ADMINISTRATION
OF WEST VIRGINIA REAL ESTATE
WITHOUT APPOINTMENT
(INTESTATE)

The undersigned Clerk of the County Commission of
Wetzel County does hereby give NOTICE that, pursuant
to the provisions of West Virginia Code ยง 44-1-4(b),
there has been filed and there is pending before me and
the said County Commission an Affidavit for ancillary
administration of West Virginia real estate without the
appointment of any personal representative and does
state as follows:

1. The name of the decedent is Mary Beth Cochran. The
decedent died intestate (without a will) on the 8th day of
August, 2020, residing at 76 Baldwin Court, Howard,
OH 43028(last known address). The decedent died
owning real estate situated in the State of West Virginia.
As reported in the affidavit filed herein, (a) the decedent
has left no will as far as is known; (b) no will of the
decedent has been presented or probated in this State
or in any other jurisdiction; and (c) more than sixty days
have passed since the death of the decedent and no
personal representative or administrator of the
decedent’s estate has been otherwise appointed in the
State of West Virginia for any proper purpose.

2. The County Commission before whom the affidavit
has been filed is the County Commission of Wetzel
County, with mailing address of P.O. Box 156,
New Martinsville, WV 26155.

3. The name and address of the person filing the
affidavit is:

Adam Landon
10 South Gay Street
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Such person is related to the decedent as Non-relative
The affidavit is dated the 7th day of April, 2021 and was
filed with the County Clerk on the 26th day of
April, 2021.

4. This Notice has been first published on the 5th day
of May, 2021.

5. Any interested person objecting to the filing of the
affidavit or objecting to the absence of appointment or
administration being made in this State must file a
written objection with the County Commission within
sixty (60) days after the date of first publication or thirty
(30) days of service of this Notice upon such interested
person by the person filing the Notice, whichever is
later.

NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT IF AN OBJECTION IS NOT
TIMELY FILED, THE OBJECTION IS FOREVER
BARRED AND THAT THE ANCILLARY
ADMINISTRATION OF THE WEST VIRGINIA REAL
ESTATE OF THE ABOVE DECEDENT SHALL BE
DEEMED FINAL AND COMPLETE IN ACCORDANC
WITH THE PROVISIONS OF LAW.

ENTERED this 26th day of April, 2021.

Carol S. Haught
Clerk of the County Commission

WC Commission
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