Coahoma County Chancery Court
P. O. Box 98, Clarksdale, MS 38614
115 First Street, Clarksdale, MS 38614
Phone:  662-624-3000
Fax:  662-624-3040

September is Passport Awareness Month

Coahoma County Chancery Clerk’s Office Staff: 

Ed Peacock III
Ed Peacock III
Chancery Clerk

Carolyn Parham
Carolyn Parham
Chief Deputy Clerk
Alice Foster
Alice Foster
Deputy Clerk

Donna Dees, Ashley Smith &  Amanda Foster

The role of the Chancery Court Clerk includes: 

County Treasurer, County Auditor, Clerk of the Board of Supervisors and Clerk to Chancellor William G. Willard, Jr.

The Chancery Court Office is responsible for filing civil court matters such as:  divorces, estates, conservatorships, guardianships, Department of Human Services’ cases, child support cases, child custody cases, name changes, birth certificate corrections, removals of minority, land disputes, adoptions, mental health commitments, alcohol and drug commitments, etc.

The office of the Chancery Court is further responsible for the filing and recording of deeds, mortgage records, lis pendens notices, construction liens, powers of attorney, federal tax liens and DD214’s.

The Chancery Court office personnel is also responsible for notifying and collecting prior year’s property taxes and acting as acceptance agent for passports and performing notary duties.

Coahoma County Chancery Court has one full time judge, Chancellor William G. Willard, Jr. who hears and makes decisions on these cases.