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Public record for 9/25/13 edition

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Editor’s Note: This information is taken from open court records and is a matter of public record. The listings are complete. The newspaper, as a matter of fairness, will not honor requests to omit any listing.  
For information on this column or questions, call 236-5178, ext. 213.

Land Transfers

These land transfers were recorded in April in the office of Susan M. Herrington, clerk of the Grayson County Circuit Court, Independence:
Lora Jean Schuyler to Pamela Lynne Nale. .42 acre in the Oldtown District. Gift.
Richard Dale Reedy and Ann Reedy to Stacy Todd Reedy. A lot in the Oldtown District. Gift.
Gary B. Rhudy and Gloria L. Rhudy to Gary Blake Rhudy II and Claudia Sarai Rhudy. A lot in the Elk Creek District. Gift.
Glenn Hicks Testerman Sr. and Lorraine B. Testerman to Glenn Hicks Testerman Jr. .751 acre in the Providence District. Gift.
Triad Crane Service Inc. to Kathryn A. Willever. Two tracts in the Oldtown District. $70,000.
Joel A. Turpin and Lori P. Turpin to Ralph E. Tuggle and Cleadys D. Tuggle. .24 acre in the Elk Creek District. $44,500.
James W. Walls and Lucille H. Walls to Debbie A. Walls. 2.026 acres in the Elk Creek District. Gift.
Marlon E. Wilson and Tammy S. Wilson to Steven G. Weaver. .77 acre in the Providence District. $150,000.

Marriages

These marriage licenses were recorded in April in the office of Susan M. Herrington, clerk of the Grayson County Circuit Court, Independence:
Christopher Alan Palumbo, 42, and Tabetha Ann Williams, 30, both of Galax.
Joseph Michael Daniel, 36, and Tangie Joy Hutton, 33, both of Troutdale.
James Andrew Saintsing, 34, and Karen Nicole Wilson, 27, both of Sparta, N.C.
Joseph Dakota Cockerham, 20, and Gabrielle Amber D’Agostino, 19, both of Galax.
Michael Darin Haynes, 37, and Katherine Jeanette Akers, 22, both of Woodlawn.
Charles Stephen Moretz, 43, and Amy Denise Guthrie, 38, both of Galax.
Matthew Shane Downey, 26, and Karla Maria Benitez, 21, both of Galax.

Divorces

These divorces were recorded in April in the office of Susan M. Herrington, clerk of the Grayson County Circuit Court, Independence:
Evelyn Rose Miller vs. Joseph Ralph Ayers.
Beth Len McKinney vs. William Howard Delp.
Lori Ellen Lane Halsey vs. Paul Douglas Halsey.
James Earl Waddell vs. Rochelle Dawn Waddell.
Jennifer Ann Mabe Wright vs. James Douglas Wright.
Jackie Lee Thompson vs. Eldora Lee Richardson Thompson.

Circuit Court

These sentences were recorded in April in the office of Susan M. Herrington, clerk of the Grayson County Circuit Court, Independence. Sentences may be appealed:
Brian Farley Jones Jr., guilty of trespassing; sentenced to 12 months in jail, suspended; be on good behavior 36 months; pay $840 costs; have no contact with Jacqueline Sharp and Rebekah Gravley; given credit for time served.
Brian Farley Jones Jr., 30, guilty of trespassing after forbidden; sentenced to 12 months in jail, suspended; pay costs.
Shira Marie Fortner, 22, guilty of possession of marijuana; pay $100 fine; operator’s license suspended six months; pay costs.
Jessilyn Mariah Jones, guilty of possession of schedule II drug; sentenced to five years in jail, suspended; be on good behavior five years; submit to substance abuse screening; supervised probation for five years; pay costs; operator’s license suspended six months; defendant is to have a curfew of 7:30 p.m. each day, to seek employment and attend counseling and AA as recommended; given credit for time served.
Cody Lee Sizemore, guilty of two counts of grand larceny, money laundering, possession of stolen property and selling stolen property; sentenced to 30 years in jail and $5,000 fine with 28 years and $3,000 suspended; be on good behavior 30 years; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for five years; pay $4,490 costs; pay restitution; give DNA sample; prohibited from possessing a firearm; given credit for time served.
Shira Marie Fortner, guilty of conspiracy to distribute marijuana of greater than 1/2 ounce and distribution of marijuana; sentenced to three years and eight months and one day in jail, three years and eight months suspended; be on good behavior three years and eight months; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for three years; pay $1,489.50 costs; pay restitution of $130 to Virginia State Police for reimbursement to the Drug Investigation Fund; operator’s license suspended one year; submit DNA sample; destruction of contraband held in investigation; prohibited from possessing a firearm; given credit for time served.
Pamela Sue Woody, guilty of bad check of greater than $200, bad check (two within 90 days), credit card fraud of grater than $200 in six months, credit card larceny, two counts of bad check of less than $200, larceny of a firearm and larceny by fraud; sentenced to 24 years and 36 months in jail, suspended; be on good behavior 27 years; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for five years; pay costs, restitution and fines; submit DNA sample; prohibited from possessing a firearm; given credit for time served.
Donald Stephen Grimes, guilty of malicious wounding; sentenced to 15 years in jail, 11 are suspended; be on good behavior 15 years; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for five years; pay costs, restitution and fines; submit DNA sample; prohibited from possessing a firearm; given credit for time served.
Terry Allen Robinson, guilty of possession of ammunition as a felon; sentenced to three years in jail, suspended; be on good behavior three years; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for two years; pay $960 costs; submit DNA sample; prohibited from possessing a firearm; forfeiture of ammunition; given credit for time served.
Max Ray Baker, guilty of obtaining prescription by fraud; sentenced to five years in jail, suspended; be on good behavior five years; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for three years; pay $1,110 costs; operator’s license suspended six months; submit DNA sample; destruction of contraband held in investigation; prohibited from possessing a firearm; given credit for time served.
Dillon Wesley Williams, guilty of petit larceny; sentenced to 12 months in jail, suspended; be on good behavior 36 months; submit to substance abuse screening; waive Fourth Amendment right; supervised probation for six months; pay $812 costs; pay $120 restitution to Virgil Moore; have no contact with Virgil Moore or his property; given credit for time served.