Franklin County Commission Chair-Probate Judge

Employer / Organization

Franklin County

Next Election

Nov 05, 2024

Filing Window

Oct 10, 2023 - Nov 10, 2023


The commission chair-probate judge presides over the commission and court matters related to wills, competency, and adoptions. As chair, this person votes only in the event of a tie.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county probate office or your party's county chair. The office or chair can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. Major political party candidates file with their party's county chair. Independent and minor party candidates file with the county probate office.

Submit application to:
Franklin County Probate Office, 410 Jackson Ave N, Russellville, AL, 35653, US