Chancery Court Clerk

Hardeman County is located in the 25th Judicial District for the State of Tennessee. The remaining counties in this district are Fayette, McNairy, Tipton, and Lauderdale counties. There are two chancellors who serve this area. These chancellors are the Honorable William C. Cole of Atoka and the Honorable Kasey A. Culbreath of Brighton.. Most of the hearings include divorces, commitments, adoptions, worker’s compensation, boundary disputes, contracts, partition suits (sales of land), probate matters, name changes, child support and domestic matters.


  • Small estate affidavits



Active member of Tennessee State Court Clerks Association
Active member of County Officials Association of Tennessee
Active member of West Tennessee Court Clerks Association

Kim Paras, Chancery Court Clerk and Master

Hardeman County Courthouse
PO Box 45
Bolivar, TN 38008

Phone: (731) 658-3142
Fax: (731) 658-4580


Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Brenda Henson
Chief Deputy Clerk

Deputy Clerk

Teresa Howell
Deputy Clerk

Upcoming Events

June 24, 2024

Meeting Notice

Ambulance Committee will meet Monday, June 24 the EMS building at 5 p.m.

June 24, 2024

Meeting Notice

Building Committee will meet Monday, June 24, 2024 in the Hardeman County Courthouse Conference Room at 6 p.m.

June 24, 2024

Meeting Notice

Budget Committee will meet Monday, June 24, 2024 at 7 p.m. in the Courthouse Courtroom.

June 25, 2024

Meeting Notice

Hardeman County Commissioners will meet 7 p.m. on June 25, 2024 instead of the regular scheduled meeting for June 18, 2024, at the Hardeman County Courthouse, 2nd floor, 100 N. Main St., Bolivar. Public is invited to attend.