Marriage Notary Public & Officiant Sonita M. Leak is the Author of the following information: All requests for a Marriage License in Greenville County must be made in person by both parties getting married. There are additional options for picking up the license once applied for, such as Third-Party Authorization. Inquire to the Marriage License
With prior scheduling, most couples look to their Pastor or a local Minister to marry them. Many of the local Ministers and Pastors are also Notaries Public. They, with proper ordainment, already have the authority to marry these couples. Some couples choose to have a large formal ceremony. Some couples choose to have a small elopement before their larger ceremony. Some, just want the no-frills paperwork signing. If by chance you want the quick route to marriage, or if you just want to legalize the process before your ‘Big Shebang’ Ceremony later, a Notary Public might be your better option.
There has been a major SURGE in the signing of Affidavits of Residence in the past few days. Call NOW before school starts Greenville County!
“…a very special thanks to our Officiant Sonita, she is very professional and caring when it comes to her couples. She listens to what you want and delivers, making it very STRESS FREE. Anyone getting married in Greenville County, book her!! Thanks a million!” ~T’Shara Brown
Notary Digest for the Week of January 29, 2017 – February 4, 2017 | 3 Marriages and MORE!
Taking care of important paperwork is, in some cases, considered “tedious”, “unimportant” or is simply ignored. I will be the first to tell you that I have seen and heard of hundreds of situations where signers or loved ones are at their wits’ end attempting to figure out how to get a Will or Power of Attorney completed only ‘after’ a traumatic experience has occurred. It’s no fun. My advice? (Read the FULL blog article for more information.)
Today was as good a day as any for a resident of Seneca, South Carolina hospitalized at Greenville Memorial Hospital to draw up and sign documents for their relative to handle their private affairs, as the situation being dealt with was serious. This is the first of two signings that occurred at Greenville Memorial Hospital today. The second, well, the
Greenville Notary Service will not only provide you with the forms, but can also travel to your home, office, area hospitals, assisted living, rehabilitation centers and hospices to provide notary and document services to handle your private affairs. Full document service may be provided to the Principal/Testator/Testatrix in the signing predicament, from printing to delivery, execution thereof
On Saturday, August 20, 2016, shortly after noon, two Divorce Agreement documents were signed by two un-local parties. Due to the nature of certain circumstances, it may be an excellent idea to meet in a public place. Actually, that is the best idea yet. Meeting in a public place is imperative to guaranteeing some semblance
It’s a mad dash to Tuesday here in Greenville County for many parents, including myself. Getting residency paperwork signed for your children shouldn’t be one of the issues getting in your way of enrolling your children in school. The countdown has begun, and as time approaches, its important to have everything in line so that your child
“For all of the travels up Highway 25 in Greenville County, today was a first for this notary public!” Due for their Wedding Ceremony later in the year, a local couple met with Wedding Notary Sonita Leak on the afternoon of Saturday, April 30, 2016 to take care of the paperwork and legal side. Smart
A private Marriage Ceremony was performed” by Wedding Notary and Owner of GreenvilleNotary.com, Sonita M. Leak on the morning of Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Wanting their marriage to be legal, a local couple called into our notary lines upon applying for their Marriage License and Certificate through the Greenville County Marriage and Licensing Division, 301
“Congratulations to a local couple that called into GreenvilleNotary.com this morning to be married later in the afternoon.” Many couples want to get married and that is Super Duper! Now, there are some couples that want to get married without all the hip-hip hurrah of a large ceremony. They prefer a smaller, private setting in
A resident new to Greenville County and South Carolina called into our notary lines as soon as 9AM came. Holding an out-of-state license should not be a problem when needing documents’ signatures notarized, however, it is sometimes trying to find a notary that will accept an out-of-state ID. No matter what type of valid, government-issued
It is very hard to find a notary public in Greenville County at night. I know, because as a notary public for the State of South Carolina, I cannot notarize on my own documents. I must seek a notary myself, and when I’ve had to seek someone in the latter hours of the day, it’s been
A resident of Greenville called into our lines early on Sunday morning to get assistance with a relative for a Durable Power of Attorney document. Before the paperwork could be signed, a witness needed to be found. Sometimes it’s difficult to find a witness. The resident living in a sparsely-populated area may be one reason
You have your New Year’s resolutions, then you have your New Year’s REVOLUTIONS. Are you engaged to be married and have your paperwork all in order, just haven’t taken that very special step yet? Call now to join together in Holy Matrimony in the New Year 2016. Shouldn’t EVERY year start out right? Call to
On Friday, December 11, 2015, a private lawsuit document was signed, along with several powers of attorney and medical authorization forms in Marietta, South Carolina. Due to privacy concerns, no details regarding the companies involved will be disclosed. So, let’s talk a little bit about Marietta… Where in the world IS Marietta, South Carolina?!?!? Marietta,
A Greenville County resident called GreenvilleNotary.com in the late evening hours of Wednesday, October 28, 2015 regarding an Affidavit of Residence he needed to complete on behalf of a relative and her children. The resident was surprised to know a notary would be available in the time he needed one. That’s what we know and
A Piedmont, South Carolina resident traveled from her home into Greenville to have her signature notarized on a document. The document was an Affidavit of Residence for the Greenville County School District. This document is fairly short and sweet, however, the signer’s bank did not have a notary public. What to do when the time is
A one-page signing occurred for a Greenville County Decedent Document at Brookdale Senior Living, 23 Southpointe Drive, Greenville, SC 29607. When one representative of a person’s estate, in many cases, their spouse, cannot act in the manner in which they wish for the decent’s estate, they may relinquish their rights to act on the decent’s estate.
Congratulations to the Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas and Kenzi! The two were married in an elopement ceremony at the Greenville County Probate Court, 301 University Ridge, Greenville, SC 29601. Their nuptials occurred on Friday, July 10, 2015. Recently, the fee scale changed for couples wanting to get married in Greenville County. This change occurred on July
Attention Notaries, Clergy and those looking to get hitched! ***Effective Today*** Click Here to Visit the Probate Court’s Marriage and Licensing Division of Greenville County! Notice: Effective on July 1, 2015, the New Marriage License fees will be as follows: If one or both parties reside in Greenville County – $45.00 If one or both
An elopement marriage ceremony was performed on the morning of Monday, June 29, 2015 on behalf of two Georgia residents. The ceremony was officiated by Certified Notary Public Signing Agent Sonita M. Leak. For those who are interested in getting married in the State of South Carolina, you must follow these guidelines. The couple married
They obtained their marriage license in Laurens County, however the couple sought out a GreenvilleNotary.com officiant to preside over their nuptials. We feel so special! Ok, let’s just say I (Sonita) feel special. Did you know that over 65% of couples gain insight from the Internet when considering a wedding and marriage officiant? Well, I’m
A Power of Attorney document was signed by a local resident (Principal) with sound mind, giving power to another individual to act on their behalf. Attorney Michanna Talley in attendance, this signing was witnessed by two parties. Thank you to Attorney Talley for calling on GreenvilleNotary.com to service your need for a notary public and witness.
Children Greenville County-wide are excited to get an entire week off for Spring Break. Parents get ready, because the little ones will want to turn on the water hose, the teens will want to play video games ad-nauseum and raid the refrigerator. I know, because I have some very avid “Spring-Breakers”! We have a few words of