Newspaper article THE JOURNAL RECORD
(81449) NOTICE OF HEARING No. PA-91-5 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.
In the Matter of the Adoption of Courtney Marie Holmes, a Minor Child.
THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA TO: Erick Kitchell.
On the 3rd day of January, 1991 a Petition was filed in this court for the adoption of Courtney Marie Holmes and an Application has been filed to allow the adoption without the consent of the alleged natural father and said Application is set for hearing on the 6th day of February, 1991 at 1:30 o'clock p.m. in the District Courtroom in the District Courthouse of Oklahoma County in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma before Judge Kelley.
Petitioners have alleged in their Petition and Application that said child is eligible for adoption in that you, said Erick Kitchell, the alleged natural father of Courtney Marie Holmes, a child born out of wedlock, having actual knowledge of the birth or the impending birth of said child, have failed to acknowledge paternity of said child or to take any action to legally establish your claim to paternity of said child or to exercise parental rights or duties over said child, including failure to contribute to the support of the mother of said child to the extent of your financial ability during her term of pregnancy. …