STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA )
) IN THE PROBATE COURT
COUNTY OF: HORRY )
) ORDER TO REPORT ON DECEDENT SEARCH
IN THE MATTER OF: )
) CASE NUMBER
It appears to this Court that the fact of the death of the above named is in doubt as follows:
who has petitioned for some relief in this matter IS HEREBY ORDERED:
1. To mail a copy of notice of the hearing on the petition to the alleged decedent, at his last known address by
registered mail and to report the results of such mailing to this court.
2. To make and report back concerning a reasonably diligent search for the alleged decedent in the following
by inserting in one or more suitable periodicals a notice requesting information from any person
having knowledge of the whereabouts of the alleged decedent;
by notifying law enforcement officials and public welfare agencies in appropriate locations of the
disappearance of the alleged decedent;
by engaging the services of an investigator.
The costs of any search so directed shall be paid by the petitioner if there is no administration or by the estate of the
decedent in case there is administration.
Executed this day of 200 .
Hon. Deirdre W. Edmonds, Probate Court Judge
FORM #301PC (7/87)