In order to obtain a certified copy of a Death Certificate, you must be a parent, legal living spouse, adult child, adult sibling, next of kin, legal guardian or legal representative. Valid ID and proper documentation must be presented in order to obtain a Death Certificate.
To mail in a request for a Death Certificate, you will need to send a photocopy of your valid Driver's License, a completed request form, a money order payable to Henry County Probate Court and a self-addressed stamped envelope to the address below.
Henry County Probate Court
Attn: Vital Records
99 Sims Street
McDonough, Georgia 30253
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The fee for the first certified copy is $25.00 Additional copies ordered for the same person at the same time are $5.00 each.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are currently NOT accepting cash. We are accepting Visa, MasterCard, American Express Credit/Debit Cards (a card processing fee will apply to all credit/debit card payments), local Henry County Checks (must be over check number 500), and Money Orders.
Hours of Operation
2020 Court Closings
99 Sims Street, McDonough, GA 30253
Main Phone: 770 288 7600
TTY: 770 288 6818
Probate Fax: 770 288 7616
Vital Records Fax: 770 288 7562
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