Court of Appeals Opinions

Format: 05/24/2016
Format: 05/24/2016
State of Tennessee Department of Human Services, v. Sylvia Fetterolf Ford, and Stanley Fetterolf
01A01-9704-JV-00171
Authoring Judge: Judge Walter W. Bussart
Trial Court Judge: Judge John Hudson

This is an appeal by respondents/appellants, Stanley Fetterolf and Sylvia Fetterolf Ford, from a decision of the Putnam County Juvenile Court terminating their parental rights. Ms. Ford argues petitioner/appellee, State of Tennessee Department of Human Services (“Department”), filed its petition for termination of parental rights in the wrong court and contends the proper venue was the Overton County Juvenile Court which had handled the initial custody proceedings.1 The pertinent facts are as follows.

Putnam County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
03A01-9704-CV-00111
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge:
Hamilton County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Harris Hughes Jr. vs. TN Seeds, et al
02A01-9611-CV-00290
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Dick Jerman, Jr.
Haywood County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Susie Buchanan vs. Memphis Light, etc.
02A01-9610-CV-00245
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: James E. Swearengen
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Mississippi Farm Mutual vs. Latonia & Thomas Jones
02A01-9607-CV-00151
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: George H. Brown
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
City of Memphis vs. Civil serv. Comm., et al
02A01-9607-CH-00158
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: C. Neal Small
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Walter Wills vs. Ray Gill
02A01-9607-CH-00150
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: D. J. Alissandratos
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Kenneth Rudstrom, et al vs. Ronald Terry Construction
02A01-9605-PB-00098
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Leonard D. Pierotti
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
O.W. Winsett v. Paul Orr and Mary Orr
02A01-9605-CH-00100
Authoring Judge: Judge Holly Kirby Lillard
Trial Court Judge: Chancellor Floyd Peete, Jr.

This case involves the alleged breach of an oral contract for the construction of a home. The trial court granted the builder summary judgment. Because some genuine issues of material fact exist, we affirm in part, reverse in part, and remand.

Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
William Boyle vs. Virginia Thomas
02A01-9601-CV-00022
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Robert A. Lanier
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Kitsie Hendrix vs. James Cox, et al
02A01-9510-CV-00233
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: Wyeth Chandler
Shelby County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Holloway vs. Collier, Jr.
01A01-9704-CV-00153
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: William B. Cain
Maury County Court of Appeals 11/14/97
Holloway vs. Collier, Jr.
01A01-9704-CV-00153
Authoring Judge:
Trial Court Judge: William C. Koch
Court of Appeals 11/14/97