Welcome to the Lamar County Probate Judge's web page! Here you will find information about our office and descriptions of our duties, plus our office address, telephone numbers, and email address.  Please feel free to contact us if we can be of service to you.

The Lamar County Probate Judge is responsible for the administration of the Probate Court, License Office and Records Office. The Judge is elected by the people for a six year term and has many judicial duties as well as administrative duties.

lamar county probate judgeDale McGee
Probate Judge

Open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
44690 Highway 17
PO Box 338
Vernon AL 35592
Phone: 205-695-9119
Fax: 205-695-9253



Duties & Responsibilities

Judicial Duties include but not limited to:

  • Wills & Estates 
  • Adoptions
  • Guardianships
  • Conservatorships
  • Involuntary mental commitments
  • Eminent domain
  • Name Change
  • Certain contested elections

Administrative Duties include by not limited to:

  • Recording Deeds and Mortgages
  • Records Maintenance
  • Passport Applications
  • Marriage License Applications
  • Issuing Licenses 
    • Driver's license renewal
    • Boat license
    • business
    • hunting and fishing
  • Administering Elections
  • Hiring and training Poll Managers.
  • Preparing and printing ballots, and securing all election supplies.
  • Testing and preparing voting machines and ballot encoders for the election, and preparing poll books.
  • Compiling precinct results on Election Day, certifying election results, and providing election data to the public.