Jury Administration Office 1st Floor; Suite 108 Guinn Justice Center 204 S Buffalo Ave Cleburne, Texas 76033 (817) 202-4000 X1012 Email:
gro.xtytnuocnosnhoj@mooryruj FAX: (817) 556-6172
Central Jury Room 1st Floor Guinn Justice Center
jury cancellations at this time
Closed to the Public
(817) 202-4000 Ext. 1633
Office Hours Monday thru Friday 8:00 - 4:30
Each additional copy of the same record if purchased at the same time
Johnson County Only
The Vital Statistics office is located at the Historic Courthouse at 2 N. Main St. Rm 128 in downtown Cleburne.
A death record is closed to the general public until the 25th anniversary of the date of death as shown on the record filed with the local registrar. You must be a qualified applicant in order to get a certified copy of a death certificate. Johnson County is the record holder of deaths that occurred within Johnson County only.
Properly qualified applicants include registrant or immediate family member by blood, marriage or adoption; guardian or legal representative; law enforcement or governmental agencies; persons who can demonstrate a direct and tangible interest in the record for statutory obligations; or persons protecting a personal legal property right and can present an original designation document or attested statement.
You must be qualified applicant in order to apply for a certified copy of a Johnson County death certificate. Anyone else must have a signed (original) statement from the applicant authorizing them (naming them) to pick up the death certificate for the applicant. This statement must include a legible copy of the applicant's valid government-issued photo ID. The person named in your request must also present their original valid government-issued photo ID. All requests must by received on State-approved application form which must include the following information. (See download link at bottom of page.) No fax or phone-in requests will be processed.
Full name as it appears on death record
Date of death
Your relationship to person named on certificate
Your valid mailing address
Purpose of record
In writing you will need to send a copy of your legible valid government-issued photo ID
In person you will need to provide your original valid government-issued photo ID
Cost for certificate is $21.00 for the first copy and $4 for each additional copy of the same record if purchased at the same time
Please do not send cash through the mail, we accept business checks, money orders, or cashiers check-no personal checks
Mail-in applications if paying by credit card, please provide daytime contact phone number.
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All fees are due and payable at time of service.
•Personal checks are not accepted.
•Business checks are accepted with company information on check.