All births and deaths that occur in Ripley County are recorded at the Health Center.
~ Missouri Births after 1920 and Deaths after 1980 ~
Certified copies of birth certificates for a person born in the state of Missouri after 1920 and death certificates in the state after 1980 can be obtained at Ripley County Health Center.
COST OF VITAL RECORD CERTIFICATES
- Birth Certificates are $15.00 each (per copy).
- Death Certificates are $14.00 for the first copy and $11.00 thereafter.
Our staff can help you with all the necessary paperwork if you come by the Ripley County Health Department. You will need to bring:
- photo identification
- sufficient payment (personal checks are accepted)
You can also mail us a request for vital records but the request MUST BE notarized. Just print out the form, fill it out, get it notarized by signing before a notary public, then mail it in with your payment along with a copy of your drivers license.
BIRTH CERTIFICATE FORM
DEATH CERTIFICATE FORM