Probate Court

Location: 1476 J.A. Cochran Bypass
Mailing Address: PO Box 580, Chester SC, 29706
Phone: (803) 385-2604
Fax: (803) 581-5180
Hours: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM , Monday - Friday

Probate Judge: Lois H. Roddey – lroddey@chestercounty.org
Deputy Probate Judge: Terri B. Zion – tzion@chestercounty.org
Legal Admin Assistant: Dianne S. Foster – dfoster@chestercounty.org
Legal Admin Assistant: Stella F. Wishert – swishert@chestercounty.org
Clerk: Jewell Darby – bdarby@chestercounty.org


The Probate Court has jurisdiction over the probate of estates, issuing marriage licenses and marriage certificates, appointing and supervising guardians and conservators, approving minor and wrongful death settlements, and issuing Orders of Detention for alcohol/drug abuse and/or mental illness. The Probate Court is under the supervision of the SC Court Administration.


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