STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA IREDELL COUNTY NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE DISTRICT COURT DIVISION FOR THE ADOPTION OF NATALIE RAE COMBS 19-SP-306 TO: Nicholas Anthony Silveira, putative father of Natalie Rae Combs, a female child, born on January 20, 2014, in Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina. Take notice that a Petition seeking relief against you has been filed in the above-entitled special proceeding, before the Clerk of Superior Court. The nature of the relief being sought is for the Adoption of Natalie Rae Combs by her stepfather, Petitioner Gabriel Nequer Santos Araujo. You have been named by the mother of the child, Rebekah Leigh Araujo, as the birth father of the child. You are required to make defense to such petition not later than forty (40) days after the first date of publication of this notice on the 29th day of August, 2019. If you fail to do so, the party seeking service against you will apply to the court for the relief sought. Any parental rights you may have will be terminated upon entry of a Decree of Adoption. This, the 29th day of August, 2019. Kerry B. Everett Everett Law, PLLC 3440 Toringdon Way, Ste. 205 Charlotte, NC 28277 8/29; 9/5,12/2019

Posted 12/31/1969