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 Martha B. Brasfield of Covington. 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.

Services

  • Small estate affidavits

Links

Memberships/Affiliations

Active member of Tennessee State Court Clerks Association
Active member of County Officials Association of Tennessee
West Tennessee State Court Clerk’s President (2009)

Janice M. Bodiford, Chancery Court Clerk and Master

Hardeman County Courthouse
PO Box 45
Bolivar, TN 38008

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

Email: janice.bodiford@tncourts.gov

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

Brenda Henson
Administrative Assistant

Janet Farris 
Chancery Clerk

Teresa Howell
Chancery Clerk

Upcoming Events

April 27, 2021- Public Hearing

Rezoning of parcel 0008.00 map 009 on State Route 138

7pm- Hardeman County Courthouse

April 27, 2021

Hardeman County Commission Meeting

7pm- Hardeman County Courthouse

May 3, 2021

Work Ethics Program

Call 731-658-3266 to sign up. Free to anyone, any age