La Jeana Peterson

Monroe County Clerk
300 North Main St, Room 204
Paris, MO 65275
Phone: 877-433-3061 X420
Fax: 833-568-4694

Office Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday- Friday Closed 12-1pm for lunch

Office Staff:
Melissa Graupman, Administrative Assistant - Payroll & Accounts Payable
Carmyn Burnett, Administrative Assistant - Voter Registration & Accounts Receivable

Duties of the County Clerk:
  • Custodian of records for the County Commission
  • Human Resources for all Monroe County Employees
  • Payroll, taxes and reporting
  • Retirement and Insurance Administration
  • County Election Authority 
  • Billing for Personal and Real Estate Property for Railroads and Utilities 
  • Issues Liquor Licenses, Notary Commissions, and Auctioneers License
  • Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Sets Yearly Tax Levies