Office of the Chancery Clerk

The Chancery Court handles equity cases involving domestic and family matters such as divorce, child custody and support, property division, adoptions, and all related issues. Additionally, the Chancery Court handles and processes the estates of decedents (without or without a last will and testament) and all issues involving minors. This court handles a wide variety of other matters, including issues concerning title to land, contracts, injunctive matters, and commitments of persons impaired through mental disability and/or chemical/substance/alcohol abuse.

Elected Officials

Sharon Livingston

Department Staff

Carolyn Boswell - Accountant
Natasha Powers - Land Records -
Terri Clifford - Court Records -
Haley Nixon - Land Records -
Subrina Oswalt - Court Records -


Oktibbeha County Courthouse
101 E. Main Street
39759 Starkville , MS
Phone: (662) 323-5834
Fax: (662) 338-1064


Monday - Friday:
8:00 am-5:00 pm