- Category: Public Notices
- Published on 08 February 2017
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
208 South Highway 37
Mount Vernon, Texas 75457
PAULA H. POWELL
7111 Cherryhill Drive
Tyler, Texas 75703
THE STATE OF TEXAS:
NOTICE TO DEFENDANTS: “You have been sued. You may employ an attorney. If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the clerk who issued this citation by 10:00 am on the Monday next following the expiration of forty-two (42) days after the date of issuance of this citation and petition, a default judgment may be taken against you.”
TO: BEULAH MATTINSON, RICHARD JACOB TICHELI AND THEIR HEIRS, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, IF ANY SAID PERSON ARE DECEASED,
Defendants in the herein described.
You and each of you are hereby commanded to appear by filing a written answer before the 62nd Judicial District Court in the Franklin County Courthouse in Mount Vernon, Franklin County, Texas at or before 10:00 o’clock a.m. on the first Monday after the expiration of forty-two (42) days from the date of issuance hereof, being at or before 10:00 a.m. on Monday, the 20th day of March, 2017 then and there to answer the petition of XTO ENERGY, INC., in Cause No. 12165, styled XTO ENERGY INC. vs BEULAH MATTINSON, RICHARD JACOB TICHELI AND THEIR HEIRS, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, IF ANY SAID PERSON ARE DECEASED, wherein the said XTO ENERGY, INC. is Plaintiff, and the said BEULAH MATTINSON, RICHARD JACOB TICHELI AND THEIR HEIRS, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, IF ANY SAID PERSON ARE DECEASED, are Defendants. The said petition filed on the 1st day of February, 2017, discloses that the nature of said suit is as follows:
This suit is brought to have a receiver appointed under the provisions of Sections 64.091 of the Texas Civil Practices and Remedies Code for undivided mineral interests owned by the Defendants in the following described lands in Franklin County, Texas, to-wit:
Tract One: 60.49 acres of land, more or less, also called 55.2 acres and 54.16 acres, being all of Section 754, T. E. Brewer Survey, A-713, Franklin County, Texas, and being more particularly described in that certain Amendment of Description dated December 14, 1936 from C. W. Perryman to Humble Oil & Refining Company, and recorded at Volume 26, Page 514 of the Contract and Lien Records of Franklin County, Texas.
and to execute Oil, Gas and Mineral Leases thereof to the Plaintiff, and take such other action deemed necessary under the provisions of said statute.
If this citation is not served within ninety (90) days after date of its issuance, it shall be returned unserved.
Issued and given under my hand and seal of said Court at Mount Vernon, Texas this 2nd day of February, 2017 at Mount Vernon, Franklin County, Texas.
Clerk of the District Clerk
Franklin County, Texas
by LuAlice Weilbacher