THE STATE OF TEXAS
NOTICE TO RESPONDENT: “You have been sued. You may employ an attorney.
If you or your attorney do not file a written answer with the clerk who issued this
citation by 10:00 a.m. on the Monday next following the expiration of forty two days
after you were served this citation and petition, a default judgment may be taken
To: THE WALLACE G. COOK REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST CREATED
NOVEMBER 23, 1999, THE WALLACE G. COOK SURVIVING TRUST AND THE HEIRS AND THE UNKNOWN HEIRS OF WALLACE G. COOK a/k/a WALLACE COOK AND ELIZABETH L. COOK a/k/a ELIZABETH COOK
You are hereby commanded to appear by filing a written answer to the Plaintiff’s petition at or before 10:00 o’clock a.m. of the first Monday after the expiration of 42 days from the date of issuance of this citation, the same being Monday the 15th day of May, 2017 at or before 10 o’clock a.m., before the 332nd District Court of Hidalgo County, at the Courthouse in Edinburg, Texas.
Said Plaintiff’s Petition was filed on December 13, 2016 in this case, numbered C-5522-16-F on the docket of said court. An Amended Petition to clarify the land description and add a middle initial to one of the Defendants was filed March 21, 2017. A Second Amended Petition to add party names was filed March 30, 2017.
The names of the parties to the cause are as follows: RUDOLPH ARBANAS and BETTY L. ARBANAS INDIVIDUALLY AND AS TRUSTEES OF THE RUDOLPH JOSEPH ARBANAS AND BETTY LOU ARBANAS TRUST DATED JUNE 7, 2010 are Plaintiffs and THE WALLACE G. COOK REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST CREATED NOVEMBER 23, 1999, THE WALLACE G. COOK SURVIVING TRUST AND THE HEIRS AND UNKNOWN HEIRS OF WALLACE G. COOK AND ELIZABETH COOK are Defendants.
A brief statement of the nature of the suit is as follows, to-wit: The suit seeks to establish clear title in the Plaintiffs in Lot 240, Resubdivision of Lots 238, 239, and 240, Aladdin Villas Subdivision, Phase II, Hidalgo County, Texas, and remove any claim or interest the Defendants may have, resulting from defects occurring in previous conveyances dating back to 1995, all as is more fully shown by Plaintiffs’ Petition on file in this suit.
If this citation is not served within ninety days after the date of its issuance, it shall be returned unserved. The officer executing this writ shall promptly served the same according to requirements of law, and the mandates thereof, and make due return as the law directs.
Issued and given under my hand and the Seal of said court at office in Edinburg, Hidalgo County, Texas, on this 30th of MARCH, 2017.