IN RE: JARETT M. - Articles

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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Apr 13, 2015

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Vanedda Prince Webb, Dyersburg, Tennessee, for the appellant, Gary S.

Attorneys 2:

John W. Palmer and Julie W. Palmer, Dyersburg, Tennessee, for the appellees, Kenneth Matthew H. and Crystal H.

Judge(s): GIBSON

This is a parental termination case. Father appeals the trial court?s termination of his parental rights with regard to the minor child at issue. The trial court terminated Father?s parental rights based on its finding, by clear and convincing evidence, that Father abandoned the child by willful failure to visit and willful failure to support the child. The trial court further found, by clear and convincing evidence, that termination was in the best interests of the child. We affirm.