Charles Woodroof

Clinton Street Courthouse Annex
100 South Clinton Street
Suite D
Athens, AL 35611

Phone: (256) 233-6427
Fax: (256) 233-6474

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM


The office of the Judge of Probate provides primary contact for residents of Limestone County who may need the following services:

  • Administration of estates,
  • Adoptions,
  • Change of names,
  • Conservatorships,
  • Corporation recordings,
  • Deed and title searches,
  • Guardianships,
  • Marriage licenses/certificates,
  • Notary Public applications,
  • Involuntary commitments,
  • Real property recordings,
  • Testamentary wills.

The numerous duties of the office are assigned by the Code of Alabama, 1975. By law the Judge of Probate is also the chief election officer for Limestone County.

Links to important probate information: