Probate Court

 Suzanne Johnson

Probate Court of Tift County

Suzanne Carter Johnson, Judge

225 Tift Avenue
Suite 117
Tifton, Georgia 31794

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 792
Tifton, Georgia 31793

Telephone: 229-386-7914
Fax: 229-386-7926

Georgia Probate Courts exercise exclusive, original jurisdiction in the probate of wills, the administration of estates, the appointment of guardians and conservators for minors and incapacitated adults.

The Probate Court also issues both marriage licenses and weapons carry licenses, amends birth certificates and files applications for delayed birth certificates and performs a number of administrative duties.


Our mission is to serve the citizens of Tift County in  an effective, efficient, professional and courteous manner, and to perform the duties assigned to this court under the constitution and laws of Georgia.

Probate Court Judge and staff are prohibited by law from giving legal advice.