Probate Judge

Russell Sheppard – Probate Judge

Shelia Evans– Probate Clerk

Pamela Brown – Probate Clerk
In addition to the Georgia Probate Court standard forms listed here, the Probate Court also issues marriage licenses and firearms permits.  The Probate Court also provides for the care and preservation of our local newspapers and numerous documents of record that are available for public use.

Please come by our office for additional information concerning any Probate Court proceedings.

PO Box 669
129 West Haynes Street, Room 106
Sandersville, GA 31082

Phone: 478-552-3304
Fax: 478-640-0009
Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
The Washington County Probate Court handles all issues involving:

  • Marriage License
  • Firearms License/Carry Permit
  • Probate Proceedings
  • Mental Health Orders
  • Elections
  • Guardianships

Click on this link for additional information on Probate Forms.