STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
IN THE FAMILY COURT
COUNTY OF ________________________
FINAL ORDER OF DIVORCE
(One Year’s Continuous Separation)
Docket No. ___________________________
Plaintiff Attorney: ______________________
Hearing Date: __________________________
Defendant Attorney: _____________________ Judge: ________________________________
Guardian ad Litem: _____________________
Court Reporter: ________________________
A hearing for complete and final divorce was held in this case on the date listed above. Plaintiff
and Plaintiff’s witness were present at the hearing. Defendant (
was not) present and (
was not) represented by an attorney.
This case is before this Court upon the Complaint of Plaintiff who is requesting that this Court
grant a complete and final divorce from Defendant upon the ground of One (1) Year’s Continuous
Separation, pursuant to § 20-3-10(5) of the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, as amended.
The original Family Court Cover Sheet, Certificate of Exemption, Summons, Complaint for
Divorce, and Financial Declaration were filed in the Office of the Clerk for ___________________
County on (
). A copy of these documents was served upon Defendant by (
Sheriff’s Office) on (
After being duly sworn, Plaintiff stated to the Court that reconciliation of the parties was not
possible. Plaintiff then offered testimony, which substantiated the allegations found in the Complaint,
and which was corroborated by the duly-sworn witness.
FINDINGS OF FACTS and CONCLUSIONS OF LAW
This Court, after hearing the testimony and considering the other evidence in this case, makes the
following findings of fact:
1. Plaintiff is a resident of _____________________ County, State of _____________________.
2. Upon information and belief, Defendant is a resident of ________________________ County,
State of __________________________.
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