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IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR CARTER COUNTY AT ELIZABETHTON, TENNESSEE Civil Action No.: 31463 WILLIAM BARRY JOHNSON and ROBIN JOHNSON Petitioners v. ANY UNKNOWN BIRTH FATHERS Respondents IN THE MATTER OF: PAXTON NOLA JOHNSON, (D.O.B.: 10/03/2016) A child under eighteen (18) years of age. __________________________________________________________ AMENDED ORDER FOR SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION __________________________________________________________ In this cause, it appears to the Court from the allegations of the Motion for Service of Process By Publication by Counsel for the Petitioners, the “Affidavit of Best Efforts to Locate”, and upon the “Petition for Relative Adoption and for Termination of Parental Rights” filed by William and Robin Johnson, with respect to the Respondent(s), ANY UNKNOWN BIRTH FATHERS (which a copy of said Petition may be obtained at the Carter County Tennessee Clerk & Master’s Office, 801 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN 37643) , regarding the minor child Paxton Nola Johnson, that the ordinary process of law cannot be served upon said Respondent(s). IT IS THEREFORE, ORDERED, that publication be made, pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated § 21-1-204, for four(4) consecutive weeks in the Johnson City Press, a newspaper published in Johnson City, Tennessee, notifying the Respondent that he is required to answer the Petition in writing. Said answer can be made by the Respondent or his legal counsel, on or before thirty (30) days after the Fourth Notice of the Suit is published, and that if Respondent fails to do so, a judgment will be entered for the Petitioners as demanded. ENTER THIS 5th DAY OF January, 2022. HON, JOHN C. RAMBO, Chancellor PUB:4T 1/7/2022, 1/14/2022, 1/21/2022, 1/28/2022

IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR CARTER COUNTY AT ELIZABETHTON, TENNESSEE Civil Action No.: 31463 WILLIAM BARRY JOHNSON and ROBIN JOHNSON Petitioners v. ANY UNKNOWN BIRTH FATHERS Respondents IN THE MATTER OF: PAXTON NOLA JOHNSON, (D.O.B.: 10/03/2016) A child under eighteen (18) years of age. __________________________________________________________ AMENDED ORDER FOR SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION __________________________________________________________ In this cause, it appears to the Court from the allegations of the Motion for Service of Process By Publication by Counsel for the Petitioners, the “Affidavit of Best Efforts to Locate”, and upon the “Petition for Relative Adoption and for Termination of Parental Rights” filed by William and Robin Johnson, with respect to the Respondent(s), ANY UNKNOWN BIRTH FATHERS (which a copy of said Petition may be obtained at the Carter County Tennessee Clerk & Master’s Office, 801 E. Elk Avenue, Elizabethton, TN 37643) , regarding the minor child Paxton Nola Johnson, that the ordinary process of law cannot be served upon said Respondent(s). IT IS THEREFORE, ORDERED, that publication be made, pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated § 21-1-204, for four(4) consecutive weeks in the Johnson City Press, a newspaper published in Johnson City, Tennessee, notifying the Respondent that he is required to answer the Petition in writing. Said answer can be made by the Respondent or his legal counsel, on or before thirty (30) days after the Fourth Notice of the Suit is published, and that if Respondent fails to do so, a judgment will be entered for the Petitioners as demanded. ENTER THIS 5th DAY OF January, 2022. HON, JOHN C. RAMBO, Chancellor PUB:4T 1/7/2022, 1/14/2022, 1/21/2022, 1/28/2022