Wilcox Probate Court



County Seat:  Abbeville

Est. 1857

General Mark Wilcox (1800 – 50), a noted soldier and state legislator.

380 sq mi (984 km2)

Wilkes County Probate Court

The Honorable Betty J. Anderson, Probate Judge

103 North Broad Street

Abbeville, Georgia 31001

(229) 467-2220 P

(229) 467-2300 F


The Probate Court provides the following services for Wilcox County Residents:

  • Probate of Wills and Related Matters 
  • Appointment of Administrators and Related Matters
  • Appointment of Guardianships and Conservatorships for Incapacitated Adults
  • Appointment of Temporary Guardians for Minors
  • Issue Marriage Licenses and Perform Marriage Ceremonies 
  • Issue Firearm Licenses
  • Issue Certified Copies of Death Certificates
  • Issue Certified Copies of Birth Certificates 
  • Issue Certified Copies of Marriage Certificates
  • Handle Traffic Citations by the Wilcox County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia State Patrol
  • Handle Citations by the Department of Natural Resources and Department of Public Safety
  • Hold Court for Traffic and DNR Citations  

Legal Organ

Cordele Dispatch

(229) 273-2277

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