Clerk & Master

Clerk & Master at a Glance

Clerk & Master Charlene Duplessis
Deputy  Paula Treadwell
Location 121 E. Main St., Linden, TN 37096
Phone 931-589-2217
Mail P.O.B. 251, Linden, TN 37096
Fax  931-589-6369
Hours  M–F, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Perry County’s Chancery Court is located on the second floor of the Perry County Courthouse.

About the Clerk & Master: Perry County, Tennessee


The Clerk & Master of the Chancery Court for Perry County, Tennessee, is responsible for legal matters that are family related or related to contracts, civil damages and the efforts of the government to collect delinquent property taxes. The Clerk and Master is a part of the Chancery Court where cases will be decided. The Clerk and Master maintains the court’s decisions. Should you require additional copies of divorce decrees or Probated Wills, or other documents reflecting final adjudication, you can obtain those from The Clerk & Master’s Office. The Clerk and Master is responsible for the following types of civil and probate matters:

  • Divorce
  • Real Estate
  • Child Support
  • Damages
  • Contracts
  • Torts
  • Probate of Wills
  • Settlement of Estates With or Without a Will
  • Suits for collection of delinquent property taxes after two years