Probate Judge

Judge Caraway presides over informal Probate proceeding whether there is a will or no will.

Form Packets
The County Clerk's Office has the necessary forms packets available to the public for Probate hearings (with or without a will) upon request for a $5 fee. Please contact the Judge's Office or the Eddy County Clerk's Office if you wish to obtain a forms packet.

Special Cases
In some cases the heirs may not need to file a Probate and the decision whether it is necessary will rest upon the nature of the deceased's assets and how such assets may be owned.

Office Hours
Judge Caraway's office hours are from 3 to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday. This is a part time position by law. Appointments in advance are encouraged but not required.

No marriages are performed.