Probate Court

Probate Judge:Darin McCoy
Mailing Address:201 Freeman Street, Suite 9
PO Box 852
Claxton, GA 30417
Phone:912 -739- 4080
Fax:912-739-4077
Email:probatejudge@evanscounty.org
Office Hours:8:00am - 12:00pm (M-F)
1:00pm - 5:00pm (M-F)

About The Probate Court

The Evans County Probate Court is responsible for handling: Marriage Licenses, Firearms Licenses, Guardianships, Administrations of Estates, Probate Wills, Custodian of All Records, and Birth and Death Certificates.


Forms and Documents
Miscellaneous Documents
         Schedule of Costs and Fees
         Certificate of Residency for Distilled Spirits
         Fireworks Permit
General Information
         Ineligible Persons - Firearms
Probate Documents
         Adult Conservatorship Inventory and Asset Management Plan
         Inventory and AMP for Minor
         Temporary Guardianship Petition
Vital Records
         Georgia Photo ID Requirements
         Marriage Application Worksheet
         Marriage Counseling Form
         Request For A Birth Record
         Request For A Death Record
         Request For A Marriage Record

Legal Resources
Phone Numbers
          Georgia Legal Services:  (912) 651-2180
          Senior Legal Hotline:  1-888-257-9519
           (from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. Free to those over 60 yrs old.)
Probate-Related Resources
         Latest Standard Georgia Probate Court Forms
         Legal Forms for Pro Se Parties
         Uniform Rules of the Probate Court
         Advance Health Directive (formerly called a Living Will)
         Making Final Arrangments
         T-20 Affidavit of Inheritance for a Motor Vehicle
         Georgia Legal Services
         Senior Legal Hotline
Vital Records Resources
         Georgia Department of Vital Records