Chancery Court

Cases heard in the Chancery Court include domestic/family matters, divorce, child custody, property division, adoptions, alimony, estates of descendants, land issues (titles, contracts), emancipation (declaring a minor to be 21 for work purposes), property title confirmation, property disputes (over $50,000), insurance settlements to minors, and commitments of mentally disabled.

Judge Joseph Kilgore

Place One
Sixth Chancery Court District
401 Beacon Street, Suite 235
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350
Phone 601-656-1881
Fax 601-656-1884

Judge Kiley Kirk

Place Two
Sixth Chancery Court District
P.O. Box 387
Louisville, Mississippi 39339
Phone 662-773-6686
Fax 662-773-8650

Judge's Chambers

401 Beacon Street
Suite 205
Philadelphia, MS 39350
Phone: 601-656-7478